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Imagevision Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jun-19-05 11:13 AM
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19. They certainly want us not to gain control of Iraq's oil to be sure
and they want no US. presence in the middle east, but that's too late , we've already built 9 different bases there already under the pretense that we would turn them over to the Iraqi's once the war became stabilized? -- uh-huh! yeah, R-i-i-h-t!
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  -Has anyone ever asked; what do the Iraq insurgents want? thebaghwan  Jun-19-05 02:15 AM   #0 
  - Instability  jobycom   Jun-19-05 02:25 AM   #1 
  - They want us to LEAVE.  Skip Intro   Jun-19-05 02:28 AM   #2 
  - AMEN!!! Leave.........................  laugle   Jun-19-05 02:32 AM   #3 
  - They certainly want us not to gain control of Iraq's oil to be sure  Imagevision   Jun-19-05 11:13 AM   #19 
  - Exactly. Why do you refer to the Iraqis as insurgents?  leesa   Jun-19-05 10:08 PM   #31 
  - If a foreign country invaded us  lwfern   Jun-19-05 02:34 AM   #4 
  - This is a good topic for a thread... "If a foreign country invaded us".  4MoronicYears   Jun-19-05 06:47 AM   #7 
  - And what would we do to collaborators?  oblivious   Jun-19-05 09:18 AM   #12 
     - We'd probably have the traditional view of  igil   Jun-19-05 10:51 AM   #17 
  - And... when we fought back their newspapers could call us terrorists...  OneTwentyoNine   Jun-19-05 07:31 AM   #9 
  - It's not like we're fighting the  necso   Jun-19-05 02:42 AM   #5 
  - They're scared  ccbombs   Jun-19-05 03:01 AM   #6 
  - they want to be on the winning side of the gang war  rfkrfk   Jun-19-05 07:18 AM   #8 
  - Some of the answers here are disturbing  Tom Rinaldo   Jun-19-05 08:54 AM   #10 
  - Your points:  4MoronicYears   Jun-19-05 09:33 AM   #13 
  - Your points  Tom Rinaldo   Jun-19-05 09:48 AM   #14 
     - Some if not many of them want what Mel Gibson wanted in  4MoronicYears   Jun-19-05 02:19 PM   #27 
  - You have expressed a reasonable explanation for the situation....  rasputin1952   Jun-19-05 11:13 AM   #20 
  - what's the difference between "insurgents" cutting a head off and the  Imagevision   Jun-19-05 11:23 AM   #21 
  - It's not a matter of romanticising them  lwfern   Jun-19-05 12:12 PM   #22 
  - Broad brushes seldom work well  Tom Rinaldo   Jun-19-05 12:36 PM   #24 
     - Oh, for heaven's sake, no one on DU is romanticising the resistance.  oblivious   Jun-19-05 09:44 PM   #28 
        - The point?  Tom Rinaldo   Jun-19-05 10:00 PM   #29 
           - You waste a lot of words to not say much of anything.  leesa   Jun-19-05 10:06 PM   #30 
  - please, where did you see  annabanana   Jun-19-05 10:15 PM   #32 
  - How about we let the Iraqi people have a July vote: "In or Out"  mtnsnake   Jun-19-05 09:02 AM   #11 
  - They're not a cohesive group; it's civil war under occupation  PurityOfEssence   Jun-19-05 10:10 AM   #15 
  - Ever see  Don1   Jun-19-05 10:23 AM   #16 
  - Why ask, they've said.  igil   Jun-19-05 10:55 AM   #18 
  - It is interesting that, using today's 'modern' language...  Spazito   Jun-19-05 12:22 PM   #23 
  - There was an article recently, I think from Britain  Sparkly   Jun-19-05 12:40 PM   #25 
  - The question in the OP  Karenina   Jun-19-05 01:03 PM   #26 
 

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