Scott Horton Interviews Gareth Porter
Gareth Porter, independent researcher and journalist, discusses Obama’s extended withdrawal plan that keeps tens of thousands of troops in Iraq indefinitely, the political calculation behind the change from a 16 to 19 month withdrawal timetable and the incremental victory won by the generals and Pentagon officials who want to stay in Iraq for the long term.
MP3 here. (15:39)
Gareth Porter’s articles appear on the Huffington Post, Inter Press Service News Agency and on Antiwar.com