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Bush in Baghdad


Michael Graham offers the following thought on Bush’s visit to Iraq. “What can President Bush do in Baghdad that Saddam Hussein can’t? Appear in public. If that doesn’t send a message to the Ba’athists and their would-be allies, I don’t know what does.” (Link via Instapundit.) Graham also notes the following from Bush’s speech to the troops:

“We did not charge hundreds of miles into the heart of Iraq, pay a bitter cost of casualties, defeat a ruthless dictator and liberate 25 million people, only to retreat before a band of thugs and assassins. We will prevail. We will win because our cause is just.”


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