Why is that number important, or any number? The point was to maintain order and long term peace. Leaving on a predetermined date without regard for the facts at hand is what has contributed to this mess, and consequent genocide.60 years?
You spun out in some other sphere here. I have no idea what you're talking about.which half of the holy war that has lasted more than a thousand years should the US declare to be the winner?
This is mostly more gibberish but the cost and participation should be borne by all the democracies and a portion of the oil in Iraq, now in the hands of ISIS, should offset any tax increases.what will the occupying force do when the losing side doesn't just say "aw shucks, ok." what does the occupying force do when other Middle Eastern nations decide that the US picked winner might not be the winner, and how will they respond to our long term occupation? finally, what will this cost, and how much are you personally willing to pay in tax increases to support the occupation?