The Petraeus Testimony

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Gen. David Petraeus and U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Ryan Crocker testified before a joint hearing of the House Armed Services and Foreign Relations committees Monday. A transcript of Petraeus’ testimony is here, and the briefing slides that accompanied the testimony are here (both pdf files). More from the slides later. For now, here’s a somewhat random sampling of the coverage of the testimony:Petraeus Backs Partial Pullout | The Washington Post (AP video on Warns Against Quick Pullout in Iraq | The New York TimesPetraeus Upbeat Over Reducing Troop Levels | The Guardian (Reuters video on Point for America […]


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