Originally Posted by Missileer
So, you would wait for another, more deadly attack on your country? I think you need to rethink the "warrior" part of your screen name.
Something we knew for sure AFTER the invasion. A little cooperation from Hussein would have gone a long way to proving his good intentions.
Simple answer to that one. NO! The US wasn't then or now getting oil from Iraq.
Sure, esteemed reader. Ever hear of "Operation Enduring Freedom?" It was the first step in the war against terror. The Taliban was a known terror organization who were threatening Afghanistan and it's neighbors. They had occuppied the Country and carrying out attacks from there.
Nope, they never asked but I would if they did.
I was going to respond in some detail, but then I read your last sentence
It reminded of a quote;
Attempting to debate with a person who has abandoned reason is like giving medicine to the dead. - Thomas Paine
You will know of him of course.