Posted by: Tony Carson | 16 October, 2007

Iraq: fish or cut bait

After listing some of the countless failures in Iraq, 12 former captains in Iraq make this demand:

There is one way we might be able to succeed in Iraq. To continue an operation of this intensity and duration, we would have to abandon our volunteer military for compulsory service. Short of that, our best option is to leave Iraq immediately. A scaled withdrawal will not prevent a civil war, and it will spend more blood and treasure on a losing proposition.

The article is here: The Real Iraq We Knew.

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