Right and Wrong On Iraq

In the 2012 election, Mitt Romney expressed concern about Russia and said that he thought the Obama administration’s precipitous withdrawal from Iraq was a mistake. Obama ridiculed Romney’s “Cold War” mentality and claimed the Iraq skedaddle as one of his greatest foreign policy achievements. Here is what Romney said about Iraq:

And here is Jay Carney, earlier today, as ABC’s Jon Karl asks whether Obama still thinks Iraq is one of his greatest achievements:

At the moment, Romney is looking like a prophet, and Obama–let’s just say–isn’t.

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