The Kurds have taken the northern oil city of Kirkuk that they have long claimed as their capital. Sunni fundamentalist fighters vow to capture Baghdad and the Shia holy cities further south.
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Eleven years, and hundreds of thousands dead. Obviously, this nation building was a bad idea for a country that can't even make healthcare or the post office work.
Make no mistake, the US lost this, it's a done deal, cost billions, and the region is far more unstable today than when Saddam was in charge.
The Bush/Obama administration remains untarnished by success.