Last combat troops leave Iraq - another Obama promise kept

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    Now, let the Occupation begin, if you leave 50,000 behind... it's not over..
     
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    Mission Accomplished?
     
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    Well, I got mixed feelings.

    For one, all combat troops have NOT left Iraq. All allied combat troops maybe. But Al Qaida and Iranian intell troops are still there. Wonder what they're waiting on.........

    Oh, yeah, for us to leave. Which we're doing. Not gonna be good in a year or two.

    BUT.....if we must be led by Obama for another 2 years, then I'm happy for our troops that they are coming home and won't have to fight 1 more day under the piss poor leadership of this clown we have for a CIC.
     
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    The only reason that withdrawal of troops is feasible now is due to the success of the Bush-Petraeus Surge, which Senator Obama opposed.
     
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    still leaving 50k behind... not exactly a full withdrawal.. better than nothing though
     
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    I was just about to say this. How is the promise kept if our troops are still over there?
     
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    Well, see, um, cuz Obama said, Obama said, Obama said....................uh............shutup ya'll he's black stop making fun of him you racists!!!!
     

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