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Iran was the big winner in the Iraqi adventure, without losing a single combatant, Iran got a friendly fellow Shiite government out of what was formerly its greatest enemy.
In this conflict, it is helping to prop up both the current Iraqi and Syrian regimes. It is also making up much of the money it is losing to western sanctions by dumping its products on the Iraqi market, thus putting many Iraqi farmers and businessmen, Shiite and Sunni alike, out of business.
Even when the Islamic State is defeated, america greatest regional problem will emerge even stronger at the expense of the US.
The longer wars last, the more they tend to mutate in ways that their planners could not foresee.
The "national guard" concept looks suspiciously like the old Anbar Awakening; and above all, some of the very same American military men who, at a cost of $25 billion or more, once trained the Iraqi army, are doing it all over again, attempting to instill Baghdad's troops with the elusive "will to fight."
Been there, done that, it seems, is no impediment to war planning in Washington, that was then, this is now.
Fighters from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) have launched a series of attacks in Iraq's restive region, killing at least 23 people, including several Kurdish Peshmerga soldiers.
300 US soldiers and Marines at al Asad air base in Iraq's Anbar province continue to see mortar fire directed at their positions, a Pentagon spokesman confirmed the incoming fire, but said that the closest rounds landed about a kilometer
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