Thank you Senator Obama for clearing up any misunderstanding about your intentions regarding our national security and the future of Iraq, and the Iraqi people who have put it all on the line.
I was a little puzzled by the frenzy that I set off by what I thought was a pretty innocuous statement,” he said. “I am absolutely committed to ending the war.
He promised to summon the Joint Chiefs of Staff on his first day in office . . .
‘and I will give them a new mission and that is to end this war, responsibly and deliberately, but decisively.’
The new mission, to end the war. As opposed to the old mission, which is to win it.
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