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Nordic Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-15-04 08:09 PM
Response to Reply #33
42. I'm not saying NOT get out
I'm saying we have an international group of leaders, preferably Arabic, who go in and broker the breakup of the country.

And we get out at the same time.

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  -bushCartel myth: Iraq will descend into civil war if we withdraw LynnTheDem  Dec-15-04 07:40 AM   #0 
  - Based on my experiences in Iraq last year . . .  MrModerate   Dec-15-04 08:03 AM   #1 
  - Are You a Soldier  erpowers   Dec-15-04 08:24 AM   #2 
  - Nope, although I have nothing but respect . . .  MrModerate   Dec-15-04 08:34 AM   #3 
  - Based on my soldier husband's last 18 mths in Iraq  LynnTheDem   Dec-15-04 08:50 AM   #4 
  - Civil war in this situation . . .  MrModerate   Dec-15-04 09:32 AM   #5 
     - In a year???  LynnTheDem   Dec-15-04 12:13 PM   #8 
        - Yes, in that we'll find out whether the civil war . . .  MrModerate   Dec-15-04 10:28 PM   #44 
  - so why the hell don't we facilitate a split of the country?  Nordic   Dec-15-04 03:50 PM   #22 
  - They don't want a split country; they want us OUT.  LynnTheDem   Dec-15-04 04:58 PM   #31 
  - If we leave now, there will be civil war between the Shiites and Sunnis.  Mike L   Dec-15-04 06:48 PM   #37 
  - what would you call what they are having right now? nt  Pepperbelly   Dec-16-04 06:09 AM   #50 
  - that's about the only thing I believe coming from the cia. if we  okieinpain   Dec-15-04 09:52 AM   #6 
  - The Iraqis didn't want us to sanction them to death for 12 years.  LynnTheDem   Dec-15-04 12:15 PM   #9 
     - sorry, we broke it. yes some of them want us out, but you better believe  okieinpain   Dec-15-04 12:59 PM   #13 
        - "Some"??? The VAST MAJORITY want us out.  LynnTheDem   Dec-15-04 04:51 PM   #30 
        - The UN couldn't change anything.  Mike L   Dec-15-04 06:54 PM   #38 
  - agreed  blindpig   Dec-15-04 12:10 PM   #7 
  - I actually DO think Iraq will have a civil war if we get out now.  GOPBasher   Dec-15-04 12:44 PM   #10 
  - Iraq is TRIBAL; Sunni and Shia are MARRIED to each other.  LynnTheDem   Dec-15-04 05:04 PM   #32 
     - No offense, but that's bullshit  ShaneGR   Dec-15-04 11:52 PM   #46 
        - So my education was sure wrong.  LynnTheDem   Dec-16-04 04:25 AM   #48 
  - I actually DO think Iraq will have a civil war if we get out now.  GOPBasher   Dec-15-04 12:44 PM   #11 
  - I agree with you...  sendero   Dec-15-04 04:13 PM   #26 
  - I actually think that's true.  GOPBasher   Dec-15-04 12:46 PM   #12 
  - Iraq may descend into a country selling oil in euros only  hatrack   Dec-15-04 01:04 PM   #14 
  - Amazing, isn't it?  dpibel   Dec-15-04 01:52 PM   #15 
  - Well there is history.  dogman   Dec-15-04 02:24 PM   #20 
     - History of what? n/t  dpibel   Dec-15-04 03:51 PM   #23 
        - Tribal wars, clan killings, cultural differences.  dogman   Dec-15-04 08:02 PM   #41 
  - the U.S. will undermine any non-puppet regime  Cocoa   Dec-15-04 02:13 PM   #16 
  - You mean like the USA did?  Tierra_y_Libertad   Dec-15-04 02:16 PM   #17 
  - stupid. We should split the country up now, peacefully.  Nordic   Dec-15-04 02:19 PM   #18 
  - What the "people" want, is to get our sorry asses out of their country.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Dec-15-04 02:20 PM   #19 
     - My point exactly  Nordic   Dec-15-04 03:51 PM   #24 
        - To make the country stable, WE need to GET OUT of THEIR country  LynnTheDem   Dec-15-04 05:21 PM   #33 
           - I'm not saying NOT get out  Nordic   Dec-15-04 08:09 PM   #42 
  - The Arab proverb is a bad example  Nederland   Dec-15-04 02:31 PM   #21 
  - Then our job should be to prevent the civil war  Nordic   Dec-15-04 03:53 PM   #25 
  - The Goal.  Disturbed   Dec-15-04 04:46 PM   #29 
  - No it doesn't mean that.  LynnTheDem   Dec-15-04 05:27 PM   #34 
     - Misunderstood  Nederland   Dec-15-04 09:47 PM   #43 
  - power vacuum = civil war  welshTerrier2   Dec-15-04 04:31 PM   #27 
  - Al Sadr...he isn't a Sunni  LynnTheDem   Dec-15-04 05:31 PM   #36 
  - Sort of....  ShaneGR   Dec-16-04 12:00 AM   #47 
  - Here's an odd fact:  dpibel   Dec-15-04 07:16 PM   #40 
     - well, let's start with the article ...  welshTerrier2   Dec-16-04 01:41 PM   #51 
  - So it's not because of WMDs, liberation or the war on terror anymore?  rman   Dec-15-04 04:38 PM   #28 
  - Even if Iraq did implode after we pull out  DoYouEverWonder   Dec-15-04 05:27 PM   #35 
  - Further split  malaise   Dec-15-04 06:56 PM   #39 
  - The problem would be external rather than internal....  ShaneGR   Dec-15-04 11:51 PM   #45 
     - Civil War will not happen.  Disturbed   Dec-16-04 06:06 AM   #49 
 

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