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Bush's toxic legacy in Iraq

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Peter Bergen says the U.S. attack on Iraq helped provoke creation of the al Qaeda arm that's now threatening that nation's fragile stability
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US considers options as militants push closer to Baghdad

US considers options as militants push closer to Baghdad | MrG - Current Issues | Scoop.it
Iraq’s Shiite-led government appeared unable to form a coherent response Friday after Al Qaeda-inspired militants vowed to march on Baghdad after toppling cities in the country’s north, while the Obama administration weighed its options in how to respond to the crisis.
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Back to Iraq: What can -- and should -- the U.S. do now?

Back to Iraq: What can -- and should -- the U.S. do now? | MrG - Current Issues | Scoop.it
For better or worse, Iraq and the United States have been attached at the hip for decades.
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'Horrible choices' for US next move in Iraq

'Horrible choices' for US next move in Iraq | MrG - Current Issues | Scoop.it
After Mosul falls to Sunni militants, US commentators and analysts ponder what - if anything - the US can do to turn the tide in the Middle East.
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Is Obama right over Iraq?

Is Obama right over Iraq? | MrG - Current Issues | Scoop.it
The Obama doctrine says the US will only go to war if its vital interests or those of its allies are threatened, so what does that mean for Iraq?
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