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Iraq: Five Years of War

Speaker: Barry R. McCaffrey
Presider: Jane Arraf

Watch Barry McCaffrey, a retired U.S. army general and adjunct professor of international affairs at West Point, discuss past failings and future options for success in Iraq five years after the war began.

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Analysis Brief

Looking Ahead, Bush Eyes Iran

Author: Greg Bruno

President Bush affirmed the testimony of his top commander in Iraq with regard to the continued need for U.S. troops there, but also set forth a plan for a much longer-term U.S. presence aimed at containing Iran.

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