Thursday, July 05, 2007
In the same area the soldiers areâ€¦â€ trying to increase power generation to handle the increased prosperity of the Iraqi people,â€ says major Hubert. â€œSure, they are suffering from blackouts and rationing, but only because anti-Iraqi forces are disrupting lines.â€ He also points out the Iraqis have become far more prosperous and require more electricity for their enhanced life style. â€œTheir increased prosperity has caused an increase in the purchase of electric heaters, air conditioners, computers, washers, dryers, and refrigerators. Things we take for granted in the U.S.A.