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The Bush administration is attempting to determine the future of U.S. involvement in Iraq long after it leaves office by "negotiating" an accord with the occupation government of Iraq.
What it is doing looks innocuous enough on the surface. The United States may have some forces in Iraq in the future, although questions like whether or not, how many and doing what should be decided by the president who succeeds George W. Bush next year.