Our New $1.2 Billion/Year Embassy in Iraq

But we’re not an occupying force:

Construction of the U.S. embassy in Iraq, set to open in September, is projected to cost $592 million, with a staff of 1,000 people and operating costs totaling $1.2 billion a year.

Come on Democrats. You are being handed the fucking playbook.

While Americans will be living in posh quarters, the citizens of Baghdad are forced to survive with just 5.6 hours of electricity a day. Baghdad was also recently rated the world’s worst city in which to live.