Originally Posted by BroncoBeavis
Nobody's comparing modern S. Korea to Iraq. The comparison was about when the DMZ was set a half-century ago, and how we never worked up any withdrawal schedules for election years. We said we'd leave when it made sense to leave. That's how you generate a sense of stability.
But we still have a reason for being there. Mostly as a deterrent to China and its puppet in the North.
Here's the reality: George W. Bush created ISIS. George W. Bush installed Maliki who has been working for Iran ever since. George W. Bush, and his neocon revolution, in trying to hedge Iran, instead delivered for them, on a silver platter, their greatest victory.