Six Palestinians killed in vast Israel operation in Gaza

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I quite agree with that, but unlike the WWII which was fight or get killed (the enemy were actually pounding our cities), Iraq was a war in which us Brits were told we had a serious threat to our nation and the global region. That was basically a lie as Saddam had absolutely no power at all due to over a decade of sanctions. It is interesting to note that not enough chemical suits were sent out to Iraq either. I wonder why. I don't want to repeat myself, but although I can't decide in hindsight whether we should have gone in or not, I do think we should stay as long as the Iraqi government wants us there.
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That is true and would be a good thing to have happen. But if the new government is really playing both ends against the middle we need to get on out of there. I am all for helping people if they deserve it. But in the last couple of weeks I have my doubts about how much help this new government deserves.
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I think it is just a bad patch. Sometimes there are bad months, sometimes there are not so bad months. Just depends really.
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If we didn't help them from this point on, we'd be even less popular with them. If we continue helping them, they're not under quite so much obligation to make themselves powerful enough for self-rule, and at the moment they seem quite willing to herd their protectors about. Tricky situation. :? But as said before, as long as they are worthy of power, they can have it and welcome.
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