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McCain and the 100 year occupation: Revisited

Check out the original John “100 Years in Iraq” McCain post (with video) on this subject. Back in early January, Republican presidential nominee John McCain made it clear he would like to have troops in Iraq for 100 years. He later backed down from that crazy position and expressed a more realistic desire to keep […]

McCain and the 100 year occupation

Watch Senator McCain come out in favor of keeping our troops in Iraq for 100 years: This is precisely the kind of talk that hurts the situation in the Middle East. No matter how benign McCain’s intentions may be, I doubt there any many people on the planet, let alone in Iraq, who would welcome […]