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Iraq Withdrawal in 16 Months? “No Way”

This morning, ABC News had a pretty devastating report about the feasibility of Obama’s withdrawal. Watch the whole thing, but here it is in a nutshell: “So could the military manage the [withdrawal] pace that Barack Obama has suggested? Several commanders we talked to off-camera said ‘No way.’”

UPDATE — Jennifer Rubin wonders this about the report:

And it raises again the question: why hasn’t Obama known (or did he and he wasn’t telling?) the data and conclusions of all these military officials and many other independent observers? On the most critical national foreign policy decision facing us, he seems to be the last to know.

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