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Iraq War / McCain #851544

CNN Evening News for Saturday, Dec 02, 2006
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(Studio: Carol Lin) The options for Iraq being considered by the Iraq study group and Senator John McCain’s view on a phased withdrawal of US troops noted. [McCAIN – says he would like to be president.]

(Washington: Tom Foreman) McCain’s position that more troops are needed in Iraq examined; statistics on troop numbers cited; details given about the issue of a new draft. [In 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, McCAIN - says we need more troops in Iraq.] [Brookings Institution Michael O'HANLON†- assesses the standards of history.] [Senator Jack REED†- cites personnel and equipment shortages.]

Lin, Carol;
Foreman, Tom

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