To: ducks1944; Ragtime Cowgirl; Alamo-Girl; TrueBeliever9; maestro; TEXOKIE; My back yard; djreece; ...
While the threat of violence remains in Iraq, the main crisis caused by the Feb. 22 bombing of a Shiite mosque in Samarra has passed and the people have proven their determination to defeat terror, the commander of coalition forces in Iraq said today. "This is a difficult time, and there are fairly determined and ruthless terrorists that are out to halt Iraq's movement forward to a democratically elected, constitutionally based government," Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr., commander of Multinational Force Iraq, said in a news briefing from Iraq. "What I see here on the ground is great persistence by the Iraqis to deny them that."
posted on 03/03/2006 4:45:15 PM PST
Thanks for the ping to this thread. That video was VERY informative.
posted on 03/03/2006 6:38:34 PM PST
(I suggest the UAE form a Joint Venture Partnership with Halliburton & Wal-Mart)
FreeRepublic.com is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson