Paul vs. Cheney highlights divide over US foreign policy in Iraq, larger Middle East

June 22, 2014 8:57 PM

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Paul vs. Cheney highlights divide over US foreign policy in Iraq, larger Middle East

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul and fellow Republican and former Vice President widened their divide Sunday over U.S. involvement in Iraq -- the latest in their sharp, public disagreement over American foreign policy.

Paul, a potential 2016 presidential candidate, criticized those who supported the 2003 U.S. military invasion of Iraq and now blames the Obama administration for its handling of the aftermath, which includes Islamic extremists and Sunni militants opposed to Tehran having seized several towns and cit...

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