- Put Saddam back in power (under close supervision) to bring the country back under control.
- Separate the Kurds from the rest of the country and go hang out with them.
Finally he pointed out that history provides a gloomy prognosis. "I can't think of a single case where a popular local guerrilla movement failed to defeat a conventional foreign occupying force," he said. "From the American Revolution through Viet Nam, the guerrillas always win. Usually, it takes them a long time and they suffer most of the casualties, but they win."