President Defends War on July 4th
Bush Compares Iraq To Revolutionary War
By Tim Craig Washington Post Staff Writer
MARTINSBURG, W.Va., July 4 -- President Bush warned Wednesday that the Iraq war "will require more patience, more courage and more sacrifice," as he appealed to a war-weary public for time and sought to link today's conflict to the storied battles that gave birth to the nation.
In an Independence Day address before members of the National Guard and their families, the president again painted a dire portrait of the consequences of pulling out of Iraq, asserting as he has before that "terrorists and extremists" would try to strike inside the United States.............
hey king george, IRAQ ALREADY IS A NATION. they're not fighting the british. the only country they're trying to get away from is US