7/7/14 1pm Information Clearing House liz burbank · less than 1 minute ago Comment posted.
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ICH administrator Tom Feeley needs to explain why he deleted my comment on The Superpower And The Caliphate By Glen Ford, http://www.blackagendareport.com/content/superpower-and-caliphate
comprised of links below, original intro. sentence "Proof of Glen Ford's egregious error", resent with sentence "facts of the matter":
Gelb, author of Iraq tripartition plan and Wright another big US geostrategist discuss "ISIS" as opportunity for US to deal with the real crisis by re-ordering the entire region
Iraq crisis discussion with Robin Wright and Les Gelb, President Emeritus of the Council on Foreign Relations
The Three-State Solution
11/25/03 By LESLIE H. GELB, www.nytimes.com/2003/11/25/opinion/the-three-state-solution.html
Gelb, former Times editor and columnist, is president emeritus of the Council on Foreign Relations.
The only viable strategy may be to...move in stages toward a three-state solution: Kurds in the north, Sunnis in the center and Shiites in the south. Almost immediately, this would allow America to put most of its money and troops where they would do the most good quickly -- with the Kurds and Shiites. The US could extricate most of its forces from the so-called Sunni Triangle, north and west of Baghdad, largely freeing US forces from fighting a costly war they might not win...then wait for the troublesome and domineering Sunnis, without oil or oil revenues, to moderate their ambitions or suffer the consequences....
Obama likes Biden-Gelb 'Soft Partition' Plan -- 'facilitate' eliminating Iraq by 'stabilization'
Text of Biden-Gelb Amendment incorporated in H.R. 1585 and Sec. 1537 passed by both Houses of Congress
A Policy and Strategy of Realism
10/05/06 by Col. Pat Lang, http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=a8IeOA2_ir4U&refer=h...
...The game is actually over in Iraq..Iraq is going to be partitioned. This may be de facto or de jure but it will be partitioned. The process of disintegration launched by the United States in eliminating the mechanisms of state integrity has progressed so far that effective dissolution of the old Iraq is inevitable....