U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates on Wednesday warned that limiting troops’ activities in
Iraq and withdrawing from Baghdad could lead to “ethnic cleansing” in the capital and elsewhere in the country.
I agree. Civil war is happening now, but who protects the civilians if we leave? This is what Bush brought to Iraq, maybe to the region. But what do we do now? Do we stay and try to keep the civil war from turning into out-and-out slaughter? Of course, with Bush in charge that isn’t even what we are doing there…
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