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  •  huh? (0+ / 0-)

    first off, Obama has ADDED troops to Afghanistan.

    second, no combat missions have stopped.

    as for logic, you my friend seem to not be able to follow any?

    Your comments dont even make sense.

    Bad is never good until worse happens

    by dark daze on Fri Nov 11, 2011 at 11:17:35 AM PST

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    •  IRAQ combat mission (0+ / 0-)

      the generals/pentagon were making noise about NOT ending the combat mission.  

      The combat mission ultimately ended.

      Petraus/Pentagon wanted to KEEP the surge forces in Afghanistan. Last year, Obama withdrew more of the surge forces than thought.  Obama bucked the pentagon.

      Obama said in september and MANY other occasions earlier this that all troops from Iraq will be out. period.  The deal with the iraqs was just backgroun pentagon/military industrial complex noise.

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