Meanwhile in Iraq.....

EdBEdB Senior MemberPosts: 2,958 Senior Member
....the corrupt Iraq government flees the green zone and the U.S. sends more troops into the quagmire.

http://www.unz.com/pcockburn/iraqis-step-up-protest-against-corrupt-elite-of-baghdads-green-zone/

Some 200 Iraqi political figures and members of foreign embassies have fled the Green Zone in Baghdad fearing that it may be invaded by hundreds of thousands of protesters enraged by the corruption and incompetence of the Iraqi government.

http://www.cnn.com/2016/03/25/politics/general-us-troops-iraq/index.html


Washington (CNN) — The country's top military officer said Friday that he believes the U.S. will soon increase the number of American troops in Iraq.

Appearing at a briefing with Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Gen. Joseph Dunford said, "The secretary and I both believe that there will be an increase to the U.S. forces in Iraq in the coming weeks."

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