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This was supposed to be a "cakewalk." They were supposed to welcome US troops with open arms and flowers. Major combat operations were finished on May 2, 2003, weren't they? And we had sufficient troop strength to invade, occupy, and pacify Iraq, right? Wasn't the invasion of Falluja supposed to break the back of the insurgency? So what, exactly, is this all about?