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Iraq War / Bush Plan / The Military #847100

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 13, 2006
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) President Bush's meeting at the Pentagon about a strategy for Iraq introduced.

(Pentagon: Jamie McIntyre) Bush's consideration of moving more US forces into the trouble areas in Iraq examined; details given about whether the US wants to take on Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr's militia. [November 15, US Central Command commander Gen. John ABIZAID - says more American troops are not the solution.] [Former Pentagon adviser Kenneth ADELMAN†- questions the military position; outlines what he would change in Iraq to get the job done.] [Center for Strategic & International Studies Tony CORDESMAN†- says the US may not be able to now control the Mahdi army.] [Council on Foreign Relations Stephen BIDDLE - assesses the military situation.]

Cooper, Anderson;
McIntyre, Jamie

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