MAKPA Quote of the Hour
"[E]ven as they were being liberating from Saddam, Iraqis felt shamed by the fact that they couldn't do the job themselves."- Steven Vincent from his book The Red Zone, excerpted in NRO.
Understood, but they had thirty years. Saddam Hussein was an extant and growing threat to the United States and the world, not only to the Iraqis.
They should not feel bad about having to rely on the United States to make things right. Most countries do.