Sovereignty

SOVEREIGNTY….The UK foreign ministry says Britain will pack up and leave if the Iraqis ask them to after June 30. Now the State Department says that’s our position too.

Both say they don’t expect this to happen, of course. However, given our track record of being right in Iraq so far, I wouldn’t rest too easy on this….

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