News entries for July 21
reports one US soldier killed, two injured in vehicle accident near Baghdad airport.
Bring ‘em on
: US soldier and Iraqi interpreter killed in Baghdad ambush.
Najaf cleric warns of “uprising
” if US troops remain.
won’t send troops to Iraq.
37 nations pledge $3 billion
for Iraq reconstruction. At cost of $4 billion per month...that makes...
of Iraq… Any you thought I was just bullshitting about Bremer's cute combat boots.
A blast from the past:
“Sending our military on vague, aimless and endless deployments is the swift solvent of morale." Texas Governor Grorge W. Bush, speaking to cadets at The Citadel, September 23, 1999. "We must be selective in the use of our military, precisely because America has other great responsibilities that cannot be slighted or compromised. And nothing would be better for morale than clarity and focus from the commander-in-chief…"