Tuesday, July 8, 2008

Iraqis Want Foreign Forces Out Of Their Country

Iraq insists on US withdrawal timetable-official

08 Jul 2008 20:32:07 GMT
Source: Reuters
By Ahmed Rasheed and Mohammed Abbas

BAGHDAD, July 8 (Reuters) - Iraq will not accept any security agreement with the United States unless it includes dates for the withdrawal of foreign forces, the government's national security adviser said on Tuesday.

But the government's spokesman said any timetable would depend on security conditions on the ground.

Their differences underscore the debate in Baghdad over a deal with Washington that will provide a legal basis for U.S. troops to remain when a U.N. mandate expires at the end of the year. Read On

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

You know your empire's foundation is getting pretty god damn shaky when even the puppets you install and prop up are telling you to get lost.