Saturday, June 28, 2008
The Army issues a report
And in its second installment of the history of the Glorious Crusade of Dear Leader, we learn about the how and the who of the follow on failures that allowed the Army to win the battle and lose the war.
“The Army, as the service primarily responsible for ground operations, should have insisted on better Phase IV planning and preparations through its voice on the Joint Chiefs of Staff,” the study noted. “The military means employed were sufficient to destroy the Saddam regime; they were not sufficient to replace it with the type of nation-state the United States wished to see in its place.”4100+ US dead, hundreds of thousands of Iraqi dead, 5 million Iraqi refugees $600 Billion pissed away into the sands because the planning for the aftermath was FUBAR.
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