As Calls for an Iraq Pullout Rise, Two Political Calendars Loom
American officials are beginning to acknowledge that a judgment about when withdrawals can begin ... could well hinge on whether the new Iraqi government, scheduled to be elected in less than three weeks, issues its own call for an American withdrawal. Last week, for the first time, Iraq's political factions, represented by about 100 Sunni, Shiite and Kurdish leaders, collectively called for a timetable for withdrawal.
Starmail - 28. Nov, 19:42