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US Iraqi police funding condemned

24 October 2011 Last updated at 10:32 GMT The US has spent about $8bn (£5bn) on training Iraq’s police since 2003 A US government watchdog has criticised a programme to train Iraqi police, saying it could become a “bottomless pit” for American money. The report said only some 12% of the money spent in 2011 […]

WTF is wrong with USA…

Image via Wikipedia BAGHDAD – A U.S. audit has found that the Pentagon cannot account for over 95 percent of $9.1 billion in Iraq reconstruction money, spotlighting Iraqi complaints that there is little to show for the massive funds pumped into their cash-strapped, war-ravaged nation. The $8.7 billion in question was Iraqi money managed by […]