Besties. https://t.co/c2NPbP6E49— Tim O'Brien (@TimOBrien) December 31, 2019
The attack on the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad raises the obvious specter of a Benghazi-style disaster -- and raises doubts about the future of the American presence in Iraq.— POLITICO Playbook (@playbookplus) December 31, 2019
The latest in Playbook: https://t.co/dzK9nwlQKv
It’s hard to overstate what a total failure Trump’s Iran policy has been. Nuclear program resumed. Regional provocations escalated. US isolated.— Ben Rhodes (@brhodes) December 31, 2019
To those many millions of people in Iraq who want freedom and who don’t want to be dominated and controlled by Iran, this is your time!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 31, 2019
Iraqi PMF units are not one homogenous unit, @MarkHertling reminds on CNN. He’s right. Many fought ISIS, so Iraq has been folding them into the official security structure by US-blessed design. Each is unique and fighting for legitimate space and representation in gvt. #Baghdad— Kevin Baron (@DefenseBaron) December 31, 2019
Apparently Egypt doesn’t have any dirt on the Bidens. https://t.co/bCzNGFUqH0— Rick Wilson (@TheRickWilson) December 31, 2019
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Iranian-controlled militia are storming a US diplomatic compound. https://t.co/Nfs9ByU5xb
The attack on our embassy in Baghdad is horrifying but predictable.— Chris Murphy (@ChrisMurphyCT) December 31, 2019
Trump has rendered America impotent in the Middle East. No one fears us, no one listens to us.
America has been reduced to huddling in safe rooms, hoping the bad guys will go away.
What a disgrace.