As Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno prepares to retire after a long and distinguished career, he said in an interview he has a few regrets. Odierno was one of the forces behind the successful “surge” in Iraq. Speaking with Fox News, the General indicated his recommendation that we leave a substantial standing force in Iraq on the order of tens of thousands would have prepared U.S. forces to respond to contingencies in the region.
Instead, his input was ignored in favor of a swift pull-out of the American presence. Did that have any influence on the loss of large parts of Iraq and the rise of ISIS? The General had several things to say on those matters.
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crumbling germany was the same….
They careless about chaos in Iraq they raped pillaged and plunder the entire country to rob it blind that was the plan they wouldn’t lend money from the federal reserve so Rothschild said steal everything so they did and now they careless what happens there
It’s part of building a military industrial society there has to be war in order for companies like Boeing and Lockheed to make profits Truman warned the people of this but they ignored it and now we suffer the consequences
It sure could have. He is allowing our world to fall apart !!
looks like the same guy who says arming our recruiters could cause more harm then good, what an idiot
Hind sight is always 20/20…
Yeah,never play with fireB)
that was the plan of this president
Sure and it was Obamas fault no other and is Obamas fault he is supporting ISIS and other terrorist groups.