Basra to be handed over to Iraqi forces

Discussion in 'Current Affairs, News and Analysis' started by Emkay, Dec 9, 2007.

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    Pretty much confirms what some on here have been saying for ages.

    Not sure about the reduction in troop numbers, will there be enough out there to do the job?
  2. Also note. Could it be a reaction to the demands of the kidnappers of the British security contractors?
  3. More likely that it's been realised that there are no more goals that we are capable of achieving and that it's simply time to go home.
  4. What he said, but I feel that we will have forces stationed there for another 10 years.
  5. [​IMG]

    Looks like the two ladies to his left (in the pic) are fine Brown fans! :twisted:
  6. The simple question being: How do ordinary Iraqis see this statement?

    Why the undercover routine, could Gordon not visit central Basrah, under Iraqi Police and Security Forces protection? - To see for himself what our government has achieved?