SecDef Gates has stated that there will be dramatic consequences if the Iraqi government fails to sign on to the security agreement (status of forces agreement) which allows the U.S. military to remain in Iraq for another three years.
The U.N. Mandate expires this December.
Gates did not elaborate on what he means by "dramatic consequences."
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