Pretend democracy in Iraq

Militant Groups Warn Iraqis Not to Vote 

Three militant groups warned Iraqis against voting in Jan. 30 elections, saying Thursday that people participating in the “dirty farce” risked attack. All 700 employees of the electoral commission in Mosul reportedly resigned after being threatened.

There’sa not a chance this sham election will be seem as legitimate by anyone except the more deluded of the neocons. The insurgency continues to grow in strength and ferocity and the US has already lost but can’t admit it yet.