What are those red lines? Like, democratic, pluralistic, united... alas, achieving all three may simply be impossible.
One official said that although the Iraqis were "the ultimate determinants of their own destiny … we have 140,000 troops here, and they are getting shot at."
"We're also spending a lot of money. We don't dictate action plans," the official said. "But we constantly remind them that we're working toward the same goal, and we have our 'red lines.'"
Friday, May 20, 2005
Ah, the joys of sovereignty
According to the LA Times, the U.S. is moving to "reassert itself" in Iraq's political affairs. Money:
Posted by Nils at 5/20/2005 04:30:00 AM