Graph of the Day for February 23, 2010

"Most of you know I opposed this war from the start. I thought it was a tragic mistake...  It's time to admit that no amount of American lives can resolve the political disagreement that lies at the heart of someone else's civil war. That's why I have a plan that will bring our combat troops home by March of 2008."  Barak Obama, February 2007.

"I am very optimistic about -- about Iraq. I mean, this could be one of the great achievements of this administration."  Vice President Joe Biden, February 2010.



Source:  Brookings Iraq Index.


Hoven's Index for February 23, 2010


Iraq civilian casualties in January 2007:  3500

In December 2009:  150

Enemy initiated attacks against US Coalition in one week in June 2007:  1800

In one week in December 2009:  150

Iraq military & police killed in May 2007:  300

In January 2010:  17

Source:  Brookings Iraq Index.


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"Most of you know I opposed this war from the start. I thought it was a tragic mistake...  It's time to admit that no amount of American lives can resolve the political disagreement that lies at the heart of someone else's civil war. That's why I have a plan that will bring our combat troops home by March of 2008."  Barak Obama, February 2007.

"I am very optimistic about -- about Iraq. I mean, this could be one of the great achievements of this administration."  Vice President Joe Biden, February 2010.



Source:  Brookings Iraq Index.


Hoven's Index for February 23, 2010


Iraq civilian casualties in January 2007:  3500

In December 2009:  150

Enemy initiated attacks against US Coalition in one week in June 2007:  1800

In one week in December 2009:  150

Iraq military & police killed in May 2007:  300

In January 2010:  17

Source:  Brookings Iraq Index.


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