Still Choosing between Bad and Worse in Iraq

Mitchell, Lincoln A.

One of the fundamental truths about U.S. involvement in Iraq since the fall of Baghdad is that withdrawing today will be very, very difficult, but withdrawing tomorrow will be harder; and, of course, withdrawing the day after tomorrow will be harder still. This is a very disempowering situation as there is no good time to withdraw and postponing decisions, or action, only makes it worse.

Geographic Areas


  • thumnail for Still_Choosing_between_Bad_and_Worse_in_Iraq.pdf Still_Choosing_between_Bad_and_Worse_in_Iraq.pdf application/pdf 14 KB Download File

More About This Work

Academic Units
Harriman Institute
Published Here
October 13, 2011