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Kim Jong Il
Indecision in the White House [Commentary]
Indecision in the White House [Commentary]

Sept. 11, 2001 changed us in many ways. Suddenly, a post-cold war America was again at war, this time with radical Islam. Many of us did not realize that our terrorist enemies had been at war with us for many years. Soon, American special forces were on the ground in Afghanistan assisting the moderates known as the "Northern Alliance." Shortly thereafter, we were back in Iraq — this time to destroy Saddam Hussein's suspected weapons of mass destruction (WMD), a mission never accomplished. The violent sectarian strife and haltingly successful nation building that followed were primary drivers of major Democratic victories in 2006 and 2008, including the election of an...