Not ours. Iraq's. How can you do any work when almost nobody shows up?
This is the sovereign government of Iraq for whom our troops are supposedly fighting and dying so Iraqis can have their freedoms, liberties and justice for all: "BAGHDAD, Jan. 23 — Mahmoud al-Mashhadani, the speaker of Parliament, read a roll call of the 275 elected members with a goal of shaming the no-shows. Ayad Allawi, the former prime minister? Absent, living in Amman and London. Adnan Pachachi, the octogenarian statesman? Also gone, in Abu Dhabi. Others who failed to appear Monday included [...]
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