View Full Version : Fixing a Mistake in Iraq

11-14-2005, 09:37 AM
14 Nov. Los Angeles Times editorial - Fixing a Mistake in Iraq (http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/editorials/la-ed-iraq14nov14,0,735016.story?coll=la-news-comment-editorials). Excerpt follows:

"The Iraqi government this month month belatedly got around to reversing one of the worst errors of the U.S.-led Coalition Provisional Authority, which ran the country after the invasion: the disbanding of the Iraqi army. Some officers had been called back into service earlier, but the transitional government issued a near-blanket invitation to officers up to the rank of major to apply for reinstatement..."