March 28, 2006
Bush vs. Reality: Tal Afar the "Model" Iraqi CityBush:
With their city now more secure, the people of Tal Afar are beginning to rebuild a better future for themselves and their children.Reality:
A TOWN singled out by US President George W. Bush as a success story for American and Iraqi forces in the drive to quell the insurgency was last night the scene of a suicide bombing that killed at least 40 people and wounded 20 others.(via Think Progress).
Photo: Us Navy/Reuters/Alan D. Monyelle
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