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12-11-2005, 06:33 AM
11 Dec. Washington Post Op-Ed Page - Iraq and Consequences (http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/opinions/).

Stay the course? Withdraw? Predictions of what would follow each scenario have been dire: Mounting casualties and terrorism (if we stay), civil war and regional chaos (if we leave). The Post's Outlook section asked six observers: What consequences are realistic to expect?

If We Leave Iraqis Will Learn to Deal - Barbara Bodine
If We Leave We Advance Our Cause - David Gompert
If We Leave A Nation's Politics Can Evolve - Rami Khouri
If We Stay Zarqawi May Be Glad - Gary Anderson
If We Stay Civil War Can Be Averted - Zaki Chehab
If We Stay A Stable State - Phebe Marr