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Sadr City in Iraq is Safe Again

Posted by rightwinger on September 3, 2008

Another fact that shows the surge worked and Obama was wrong to vote against it.

Sadr City is one of Baghdad’s most notorious neighborhoods. It was once dominated for years by a radical Muslim cleric and his armed followers, who were determined to drive American forces out of Iraq. But in recent months, the black-clad gunmen have vanished from Sadr City.

Read the article for yourself.

Obama on the surge, July 2008:

Q: If you had to do it over again, knowing what you know now, would you support the surge?

A: No, because, keep in mind that…

Q: You wouldn’t?

A: Keep in mind… These kinds of hypotheticals are very difficult. Hindsight is 20/20. But I think that, what I’m absolutely convinced of, is that at that time we had to change the political debate because the view of the Bush administration at that time was one that I just disagreed with.

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