We have seen those pictures in 2003 and the speech from Bush. Mission accomplish!
Quite an accomplishment! See for yourself the number of civilian death since the mission accomplish! source
Year - Civilian deaths
2003 - 12,080
2004 - 10,797
2005 - 14,974
2006 - 27,767
2007 - 24,599
2008 - 9,221
2009 - 4,645
2010 - 1,989
And now.. More of the same from Obama:
Obama Admin Claims End to Combat Operations in Iraq, But Iraqis See Same War Under a Different Name
See this report from Democracy now.
From wikipedia, we see that there maybe over 100 thousand private military contractors in Iraq.
Contractors shall not be subject to Iraqi laws or regulations in matters relating to the terms and conditions of their Contracts, including licensing and registering employees, businesses and corporations; provided, however, that Contractors shall comply with such applicable licensing and registration laws and regulations if engaging in business or transactions in Iraq other than Contracts. Notwithstanding any provisions in this Order, Private Security Companies and their employees operating in Iraq must comply with all CPA Orders, Regulations, Memoranda, and any implementing instructions or regulations governing the existence and activities of Private Security Companies in Iraq, including registration and licensing of weapons and firearms.