withdrawal

  1. bajisima

    North Korea drops withdrawal of US troops as condition of denuclearization

    North Korea has dropped its long-held demand that the United States withdraw forces from South Korea in exchange for denuclearization, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Thursday. The United States has about 28,000 troops stationed in South Korea, a presence that has long irked North...
  2. the watchman

    Trump and the "new" conditions based withdrawal.

    if you happen to be watching Maddow she already pointed this out. The reason why that term might sound familiar is because Bush used a similar phrase. No. Not the dad. He knew better than to get us into such a ill-advised war. The "W" dude. "Conditions based withdrawal"...and how is that working...
  3. D

    North Korea blasts Trump as 'silly,' 'ignorant' over Paris Accord withdrawal

    Kim Jong Un's North Korea team speaks out on Trump! ---------------------------------------- North Korea blasts Trump as 'silly,' 'ignorant' over Paris Accord withdrawal - ABC News By Conor Finnegan
  4. NightSwimmer

    Premature Withdrawal

    Historic Orthodox council stalls after Russia pulls out FROM: bbc.com The Russian Orthodox Church has rejected a last minute appeal to attend what was billed as the first meeting of fellow Church leaders since 787. Russia says it cannot participate in the Holy and Great Council, on the Greek...
  5. bajisima

    Obama halts Afghanistan withdrawal

    Troops will remain in Afghanistan throughout 2015 as the leader of Afghanistan addresses the US Congress today. "The United States will keep its current level of 9,800 troops in Afghanistan through the end of the year, rather than reducing that number to 5,500 as planned, the White House said...
  6. bajisima

    Caffeine withdrawal now considered a mental disorder

    Watch out everyone, caffeine withdrawal is now considered a mental disorder according to psychiatrists because it can affect one's daily life. Caffeine withdrawal is now a mental disorder PS-I screwed up the title line, can't change it! It IS now considered a mental disorder. (Djinn sez: I...
  7. meridian5455

    Bonus Withdrawal Puts Bankers in "Malaise"

    Bonus Withdrawal Puts Bankers in "Malaise" - Yahoo! Finance Poor guy! He can trade places with me. I do not working in banking, but my degree would more than likely qualify me to do his job at least as well as he does.
  8. michaelr

    Iraq rejects US request to maintain bases after troop withdrawal

    Iraq rejects US request to maintain bases after troop withdrawal Nice, I say we lost that war.. And that ain't all, we lost Afghanistan as well. Karzai: Afghans would side with Pakistan in war You all might not know this but US and Pakistani troops are on the border in a show down. Those...
  9. gypzy

    Obama's Afghanistan Plan and the Realities of Withdrawal

    Okay, a hefty read, I know. Stratfor is all about the crystal ball...here's their version of the Afg withdrawal. (snipped by moi, natch) As most of you who know me are aware, I simply believe there is no good way to get out of Afg; that boat passed us by years ago.
  10. G

    US braces for withdrawal along Iraqi road

    Even as the American military winds down its eight-year war in Iraq, commanders are bracing for what they fear could be the most dangerous remaining mission: getting the last troops out safely. The resurgent threat posed by militants was underscored Monday when rockets slammed into a military...
  11. Devil505

    Iraqis protest to demand U.S. honors troops' withdrawal deal

    Iraqis protest to demand U.S. honors troops' withdrawal deal By Mohammed Tawfeeq and Chelsea J. Carter, CNN May 26, 2011 -- Updated 0941 GMT (1741 HKT)STORY HIGHLIGHTS Tens of thousands rally in Baghdad to demand U.S. troops leave as scheduled The protest comes as the prime minister...
  12. Devil505

    Iraqis protest to demand U.S. honors troops' withdrawal deal

    Iraqis protest to demand U.S. honors troops' withdrawal deal By Mohammed Tawfeeq and Chelsea J. Carter, CNN May 26, 2011 -- Updated 0941 GMT (1741 HKT)STORY HIGHLIGHTS Tens of thousands rally in Baghdad to demand U.S. troops leave as scheduled The protest comes as the prime minister...
  13. justoneman

    Troop Withdrawal Afghanistan

    It is now only some 9 months till Obama's own deadline of troop withdrawal in Afghanistan. The Surge of troops that Obama ordered began almost a year ago now. Hard to believe it has been that long. He owns this war now. It is his baby. He expanded it with an additional 30,000 troops. Who...
  14. K

    Suffering withdrawal.

    My wife is due to have our child on the 15th and I am sitting at home. I am excited for the coming of the child but I am suffering the worst sort of withdrawal known to Human kind. I am missing the Cannes Film Festival for the first time in 12 years. I am in physical pain. I don't know what...
  15. Inkslinger

    Obama reaffirms 2011 Afghanistan withdrawal

    Obama reaffirms 2011 Afghanistan withdrawal U.S. and allies “can’t be there in perpetuity,†president says in interview SYDNEY - President Barack Obama reaffirmed on Thursday his plans to start withdrawing U.S. troops from Afghanistan in 2011. Speaking in an interview with...
  16. justoneman

    Obama lies about troop withdrawal

    ACtually I am not sure if it is Obama that is lying or the news reporter writing the article, but I have heard him say this before. The article states that Obama is having all the combat troops removed from Iraq by August. That is not the truth however. He has the troops committed there till...
  17. Bourne

    Iraqis uneasy at idea of early US withdrawal

    The Iraqis don't want us to leave too quickly. They want and appreciate an American military presence that can enhance their safety until Iraqi security forces can completely handle security and safety. A responsible staged withdrawl is in everyone's best interests...
  18. M

    Obama announces 18-month troop withdrawal schedule

    Obama announces 18-month troop withdrawal schedule So now it is eighteen months, yet leaves 50,000 troops in the country for COMBAT missions. Thats just not good enough, this means Haliburton Et-AL will also remain, and that is terrible. Now here is the kicker, it appears that he needed...
  19. M

    Iraq still demanding withdrawal date, right to try U.S. troops

    Iraq still demanding withdrawal date, right to try U.S. troops A letter from the Bush administration to the puppet government of Iraq; Dear Stupid Asses, Shut the fuck up or die. Signed, Dubya
  20. V

    WH Accidentally E-Mails to Reporters Story That Maliki Supports Obama Iraq Withdrawal

    Political Punch :laughing: