Breaking Down the Iraq-Vietnam Comparison In a speech Wednesday to the Veterans of Foreign Wars, President Bush drew a comparison between the wars in Iraq and Vietnam. Retired Maj. Gen. Mike Davidson and historian Victor Davis Hanson discuss the lessons of Vietnam and its parallels to the war in Iraq.
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Breaking Down the Iraq-Vietnam Comparison

Breaking Down the Iraq-Vietnam Comparison

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In a speech Wednesday to the Veterans of Foreign Wars, President Bush drew a comparison between the wars in Iraq and Vietnam. Retired Maj. Gen. Mike Davidson and historian Victor Davis Hanson discuss the lessons of Vietnam and its parallels to the war in Iraq.