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U.S. Commitment in Iraq

u.s. commitment in iraq

Pres. Barack Obama will set a course Monday for the nation’s changing mission in Iraq as the military prepares to end its combat operations there. “Make no mistake: Our commitment in Iraq is changing, from a military effort led by our troops to a civilian effort led by our diplomats,” Obama said in excerpts released…

Senator McCain, too soon to end military ban on gays.


It might be too soon to end the U.S. military’s ban on gays, as the party geared up to block President Barack Obama’s bid to repeal the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy this year. “I am not saying this law should never change. I am simply saying that it may be premature to make such…