Ok it’s time. Not because everything is done but rules are now not in our favor. I suspect lots of legal issues and commanders just saying “screw it stay on the FOB”..
MAHMOUDIYA, Iraq – U.S. Soldiers preparing for raids study maps, examine photos of wanted men and check their weapons. Starting next month, they’ll have to go see a judge.
U.S. troops are scrambling to learn the ins and outs of an Iraqi legal system with unfamiliar rules and procedures, a cumbersome bureaucracy and a shortage of judges after years of violence.