As US attention is directed toward Afghanistan, Pakistan and Yemen a civil war continues to rage in Iraq.
Via: Juan Cole
Iraq’s Civil War Grinds on, with 62 Dead, 200 Wounded in Karbala Blasts … Tuesday, a suicide bomber killed some 60 persons in the northern Sunni Arab city of Tikrit … The total of deaths from political violence in Iraq in 2010 was 5,167. This number included 4,023 civilians….
This war isn’t the focus of a national debate and is considered over by most; but not if you live in Iraq. The legacy of the Bush Doctrine “policy of preventive war” lives on and the Iraqi’s continue to suffer.