Iraq: U.S. interests best served by a quick exit. Charles V. Pe ñ a Director of Defense Policy Studies Cato Institute, Washington, DC May 2, 2003. According to President Bush.
Charles V. Peña
Director of Defense Policy Studies
Cato Institute, Washington, DC
May 2, 2003
Speech at the American Enterprise Institute
February 26, 2003
AP wire story, April 25, 2003
AP wire story, April 30, 2003
Washington Post, April 20, 2003
Remarks at Lima Army Tank Plant, Lima. OH
April 24, 2003
Lt. Gen David McKiernan
“U.S. Warns Iraqis Against Claiming Authority in Void,” New York Times, April 24, 2003
U.S. seems to want to do both options,
despite inherent contradictions
United States must be willing to live with a less than perfect outcome.
But in deposing Saddam, be careful what you wish for.