The call by Prime Minister Nuri Kamal al-Maliki for a timetable for the removal of American troops from Iraq presents an enormous opportunity. We should seize this moment to begin the phased redeployment of combat troops that I have long advocated, and that is needed for long-term success in Iraq and the security interests of the United States.Barack Obama
It’s not going to work this time. It’s time to end this war.
Monday, July 14, 2008
Barack Obama: "My Plan for Iraq"
Barack Obama (NY Times op-ed):