December 30, 2003
Personally, I’m amazed it’s going as well as it seems to be. All the Iraqi bloggers, even Riverbend (who hates everything), say nothing but good things about the new Iraqi police force*. Can you imagine the chaos if, say, New York City had to rebuild its entire police force from scratch in just six months? It’d probably look a lot like, well, a lot like Baghdad actually.
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