David Petraeus


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I do think we have to be careful not to overdo it.feedback
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Oct 23 2017 Qatar
David Petraeus has most recently been quoted in an article called Is 'Self-Restraint' Really All That's Stopping a War With North Korea?. David Petraeus said, “This is the potential problem that could confront the president of the United States with that most awesome and awful of problems: which is to use a really significant amount of force knowing that there really is no good option.”. David Petraeus has been quoted a grand total of 23 times in 14 articles.
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Oct 30 2016

Creating the governance and prioritizing who gets the reconstruction assistance first and second, who gets basic services restored first and second, who gets the government jobs … are issues we know very well and they're very very tough ones.feedback

Oct 17 2016

It's much more sustainable in terms of blood and treasure than obviously having our forces have to do it.feedback

Nov 25 2010

As I have provided to the heads of state and government in Lisbon, it is our assessment that we have arrested the momentum of the Taliban in many areas of the country, but not all.feedback

Jun 30 2010 - Taliban

My sense is that the tough fighting will continue. Indeed, it may get more intense in the next few months, as we take away the enemy's safe havens and reduce the enemy's freedom of action. The insurgents will fight back.feedback

Sep 11 2007

I believe Iraq's problems will require a long-term effort. There are no easy answers or quick solutions. And although we both believe this effort can succeed, it will take time. Our assessments underscore, in fact, the importance of recognising that a premature draw down of our forces would likely have devastating consequences.feedback

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