Quote: Originally Posted by Spade
Have plenty, but was waiting for contrariness, say from Goober. He must be asleep this equinox plus 10.
Contrary- When have I been contrary with you. If I was it was not intended as such so I will apologize.
Nope- Shopping and running around. Last day till 56. But as I mentioned crediting Chretien with principles is just to much to swallow. I am sure that you would agree???????????????? yes, no, perhaps, maybe................
It was shown he made the right decision, based upon evidence provided at a later date and used the UN as the fall guy.
Saddam even kept the information that Iraq has no WMD's secret to retain control or Iraq and fear of Iran. Based upon numerous interviews with Saddam and others high ranking officials in the Govt and Military. Check it out if you feel inclined to.
And as I have stated the US could have rid themselves of Saddam easily.
Take the oilfields in the Kurdish area - Recognize their Independence as a State and use air power. Letting the Iraqi's know who they wanted removed and turned over for war crimes at the Hague.
Then ensure that oil revenues are divided in a reasonable manner. After all they would be the Guarantor of the newly for Sate of Kurdistan and have access to the oil - gas.
Iraq is now 3 separate, and ethic areas.