At long last, the United States military is out of Iraq.
Oh, wait. It’s not. Fifty thousand “advisers” doesn’t sound like a withdrawal to me.
The best writing I have seen on the pull out of troops from Iraq’s urban areas and the legacy of the American presence is over at Fafblog. Long live Fafblog.
Second best, linked provided by Fafblog, comes from IOZ.
Both are short, sharp, shock.