At least 23,000 civilians have also died in the Iraqi killing field and the U.S. is stuck in a quagmire.
Civilians Died Field Iraqi Killing
My words in her mind: cold polished stones sinking through a quagmire.
Her Mind Polished Quagmire Sinking
We are the most powerful nation on earth. No external power, no terrorist organization, can defeat us. But we can defeat ourselves by getting caught in a quagmire.
Defeat Earth External Getting Most
I don't do quagmires.
Before and during the first phase of the war his administration repeatedly maligned the UN but now, that Iraq has turned into a quagmire, it is asking the UN for help.
Asking Before During First First Phase