The majority of American troops will redeploy sometime in 2008-09 but they will not be going far. They will stay to protect vital American interests while removing our soldiers from door to door warfare in cities. That is the only solution to the mess in Iraq and the threat to Israel and the gulf states. That is what you see beginning to unfold now. Radical Islamist terrorists will not be left to take over the resources in the region. They might have botched the after-war in Iraq but ultimately American interests and allies will be protected.
Aden hotel used by Yemen goverment hit by grenade (Reuters)
from the article: Hezbollah chief says Washington trying to drown Mideast in wars