This doesn't necessarily mean the war is being won. U.S. military commanders have said that no reduction in violence will be sustainable unless Iraqis reach political solutions -- and there has been little progress on that front. Nevertheless, it's looking more and more as though those in and outside of Congress who last month were assailing Gen. Petraeus's credibility and insisting that there was no letup in Iraq's bloodshed were -- to put it simply -- wrong.But it's got to make it easier for Iraqis to reach that real solution.
Sunday, October 14, 2007
Today's WaPo Editorial: The evidence of a drop in violence in Iraq is becoming hard to dispute.
Today's WaPo Editorial,