US Ordering Reluctant Diplomats to Iraq

Quicklink submitted by Margaret Bassett     Permalink
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; , Add Tags

View Ratings | Rate It

Become a Fan
  (30 fans)
AP article says there are 200 diplomats in Iraq with a need of 50 more. Secretary Rice made first priority for assignment to be Iraq. Extra incentives have not filled the need, so some may be ordered to serve. Same happened in Viet Nam. Despite a vigorous organization of the Corps, it would be possible for diplomats to lose their jobs if they do not comply with assignments.

Read the rest of the story HERE:


- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -



The time limit for entering new comments on this Quicklink has expired.

This limit can be removed. Our paid membership program is designed to give you many benefits, such as removing this time limit. To learn more, please click here.

Comments: Expand   Shrink   Hide  
2 people are discussing this page, with 2 comments
To view all comments:
Expand Comments
(Or you can set your preferences to show all comments, always)
I am in favor of ordering State Dept. employees to... by Kathlyn Stone on Sunday, Oct 28, 2007 at 10:18:27 AM
When I read the article I couldn't help but think ... by Margaret Bassett on Sunday, Oct 28, 2007 at 11:48:45 AM