Location: The Heritage Foundation's Allison Auditorium
Remarkable progress has been made in the security situation in
Iraq over the past year due to the surge in U.S. troops and
adoption of a new counterinsurgency strategy. General
Odierno, who has just finished a tour as the second in command of
all U.S. and coalition troops in Iraq, will share his insights
about the complex situation in Iraq, recent trends in the conflict
there, and prospects for the future.
More About the Speakers
Lieutenant General Ray Odierno
James Jay Carafano, Ph.D.
Vice President, Foreign and Defense Policy Studies, E. W. Richardson Fellow, and Director