Originally Posted by GulfVet91
i'm a little late on this, but i will say that yes, i do believe iraq was better as a secular state. (for the world at large, if not necessarily for the Iraqui people). One thing that can be said about saddam, he kicked out anybody that had nay chance of swaying his people in any direction he didn't want them going.
with his regime gone, we've now got iran and syria sending insurgents in to 'fight the good fight" we've essentially destabilized the country.