Marc Ambinder tells of a last-minute meeting Sunday evening on Afghanistan, which he depicts as a session to get everyone using the same nomenclature and terminology headed into Tuesday’s critical speech to the nation. Barack Obama will announce this escalation in Afghanistan eight days before picking up his Nobel Peace Prize In Oslo.
Monday, November 30, 2009
"Obama’s Tuesday Speech To Have A Non-Exit, Non-Strategic Exit Strategy"
David Dayen (Firedoglake):