Gordon Brown's Wrong Move on Iraq


Publication Date: October 2007

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Nile Gardiner

Research Area: International relations

Keywords: Europe; Prime Minister; Iraq; Afghanistan

Type: Brief

Coverage: Great Britain Iraq

Abstract:

Gordon Brown's announcement this week that Britain will reduce her troop strength in Iraq sends all the wrong signals at a time when the U.S. and the U.K. are engaged in a global war against Islamic extremists.