A couple days ago, in keeping with his campaign promise, more or less, Obama announced US forces will be out of Iraq by the end of the year.
Does this mean the war will be over?
According to Max Boot, the short answer is no. For the longer version, read his article in Commentary.
One friend asked:
So, how many Marlboro Men, I mean "security contractors" will remain in place?
To which, another responded with this article from Spencer Ackerman in Wired's Danger Room.