News Five Years, Billions of Dollars…
posted by April 28 at 14:47 PMon
…and we haven’t quite managed to push Iraqi militants far enough away from the “heavily-fortified Green Zone” to prevent them from raining rockets and mortars down on our heads pretty much whenever they like.
The near-daily shelling of the Green Zone has become acutely embarrassing for both Iraqi authorities and the U.S. military.
Rather than mount an all-out assault, U.S. commanders have tried to limit the shelling by walling off the southern third of Sadr City and trying to put the Green Zone out of range of light rockets and mortars.
Hey, did Obama’s crazy-ass pastor say any crazy-ass things today?