“Unfortunately, the SOFA may not be that comfy after all. General Ray Odierno now warns that the Americans may have to miss the June 30 deadline in at least two cities, if Nouri al-Maliki agrees that his forces are not quite ready to face off alone against resistant al-Qaeda remnants…” Read the details at Hot Air. Thanks to ButAsForMe.
What if Maliki needs the U.S. to stay in some areas of Iraq after the June 30th deadline? What if Odinero agrees that we need to stay in some areas of Iraq after the deadline? Or…what if Odinero believes we need to stay in these areas, but Maliki refuses to breach the deadline?