Hey Colin Powell. The mistakes were made before the invasion. It’s called planning. How many times did you say to Rumsfeld or Bush when given a chance, “And then what?”
Powell: U.S. mistakes hurting Iraq now — GOPUSA: “‘We made some serious mistakes in the immediate aftermath of the fall of Baghdad,’ Powell told the National School Board Association’s annual conference in Chicago. ‘We didn’t have enough troops on the ground. We didn’t impose our will. And as a result, an insurgency got started, and … it got out of control.'”
It’s a matter of leadership.