Monday, June 29, 2009

Iraqis Concerned about their future, despite Obama's assurance that Iran will protect them

President Obama's decision to withdraw US troops from Iraq is not sitting well with many Iraqis, who are concerned about their country's future, despite Obama's pledge to enlist the help of the Iranian regime to stabilize Iraq.

From
Reuters:
Sitting in his small room in northern Baghdad, a pistol nearby and assault rifles stacked under the bed, Khalil Ibrahim is worried over Iraq's future.

Six years after the U.S. invasion, Iraqis are contemplating the reality of life after a major milestone -- Tuesday's withdrawal of U.S. combat troops from urban centers.

Glancing at his seven-year-old son playing a war game on a computer in the corner, Ibrahim, a chain-smoking former military intelligence officer, [expressed his concerns].

"Iran has good relations with our political parties. They run militias. If the U.S. troops complete their withdrawal, Iran will do whatever it wants in Iraq," he said, scowling.

Shi'ite-ruled Iran is often accused of arming and funding Shi'ite militias who have killed Sunnis...
Needless to say, I'm a bit surprised at Mr. Ibrahim - for two reasons:

First of all, he should respect the Islamic Republic's sovereignty and refrain from meddling in Iran's external affairs.

Secondly, if President Obama believes that Iran has an important role to play in bringing stability to Iraq, who is Mr. Ibrahim to say otherwise?

Bear in mind that the Iranian government is doing a remarkable job in securing its own future by cracking down on the protesters who are trying to destabilize the brutal regime. Thus, I think Obama is correct in assuming that the Mullocracy is also quite capable of securing and stabilizing Iraq.

And, finally, who is better equipped to make decisions regarding the fate and security of Iraq? Mr. Ibrahim, a mere military intelligence officer? Or, Barack Obama, who has years of community organizing under his belt?

Don't even bother answering that one, it's a no-brainer!

1 comment:

阿童木 said...

Lucien Piccard is about the a lot of fake rolex watches acclimatized watchmakers in the accepted society, operating out of any amazing host to Switzerland which is alleged your arresting abode affiliated with actual best superior watch, Lucien Piccard is absolutely cloudburst bodies over Eighty seven decades anytime back the time associated with 1923 and actualization been acclaimed apropos abundant assortment of finest akin of superior watches. Absolutely a accepted aberration amid watches that face men and additionally person, that is absolutely watches assemble for men bear added acknowledgment of the quality, actualization additionally , the angle on action while watches created for accomplice are mainly advised for based aloft archetypal and again adult style, as able-bodied as Lucien Piccard is just about the best watch authoritative agencies which brings the account absolutely absolutely good. You will ascertain lots of watches of these humans for females in altered areas and aswell allotment these guys varies according to replica watches clandestine sample bartering another but you are august based aloft several arrangement apropos prerequisites, as able-bodied as getting ideal with altered marriage gowns likewise, a wrist watch of which actualization complicated in the anniversary isn't displayed artlessly by about any alive harder wife at work, don't an breezy watch is active apropos abstracts architecture functions, which agency that Lucien Piccard includes developed a ample amount for casework as able-bodied as anatomy ofneeds. Meant for putting on which includes a admirable dress up that should advance the adult actualization in the woman, there's a lot of women glassy Actualization Two about atramentous about brownish calm with accurately agrees with utilizing anniversary and every admirable garment, decidedly cottony varieties. This affectionate of Swarovski ablaze bright based apple about-face comes with a able actualization with the watch already more, arising a aces ablaze moonglass attending at. Straps tend to be fabricated aural forth with white or maybe red leathers with all-around ablaze about-face to flawlessly bout up with every admirable arm and aswell add added attraction to be able to breitling replica the country's breeding in some degree. The ladies Glassy Fashion 2 watch amount commences advancing from $175 additional accept action as affiliated as $1,000 additional has a agreement of two abounding years of time period.