“Let me be clear: There is no military solution in Iraq and there never was. The best way to protect our security and to pressure Iraq’s leaders to resolve their civil war is to immediately begin to remove our combat troops. Not in six months or one year–now.”
One of the many reasons Barack Obama will make a great President. I will certainly be giving more of these reasons as we move on, but today’s speech is a good start.
The full speech. It’s very very long!