Originally Posted by NateR
Well, the government just had their first free elections and are well on their way to becoming a self-sufficient nation. Talk to the US soldiers who are actually there on the ground, don't listen to the reporters with a liberal agenda who have never even visited the country, because they are lying through their teeth.
Of course, that doesn't mean we can abandon Iraq now, but that's nothing new. We're still in Germany, even though WW2 ended in 1945 and they reunified in 1990, and we're still in Korea, even though they signed a cease fire in 1953.
Iran is licking there chops at the prospects of the troops being pulled out and the war being declared over,and after a couple of years there will be a new dictator calling the shots,