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Iraq War / Britain / Troop Reduction Plans #874746

CNN Evening News for Monday, Oct 08, 2007
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(Studio: Soledad O'Brien) Britain's plans to reduce their force in Iraq noted. Keeping Them Honest segment introduced.

(Pentagon: Jamie McIntyre) Questions about the reduction of American troops in Iraq examined; details given from the deployment plan that shows no troops are actually leaving early. [September 13, President BUSH - talks about the need for fewer American forces in Iraq.] [Joint staff for operations and planning director Maj. Gen. Richard SHERLOCK†- talks about the decision-making process for which troops will come home.] [September 14, Secretary of Defense Robert GATES - talks about the deployment process.] The reality of the troop numbers and the fact no one is really coming home early discussed.

O'Brien, Soledad;
McIntyre, Jamie

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