I ralize this news will make some liberals here very unhappy. They will even try to minimize it or discredit edit. Being so heavily invested in losing, they can do nothing else. _________________________ http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20080727...ing_the_war;_ylt=AjulANazrZ4CXyibqfHzes2s0NUE Analysis: US now winning Iraq war that seemed lost By ROBERT BURNS and ROBERT H. REID, Associated Press Writers BAGHDAD - The United States is now winning the war that two years ago seemed lost. Limited, sometimes sharp fighting and periodic terrorist bombings in Iraq are likely to continue, possibly for years. But the Iraqi government and the U.S. now are able to shift focus from mainly combat to mainly building the fragile beginnings of peace — a transition that many found almost unthinkable as recently as one year ago.