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Combat troops out of Iraq by 2008.

By Amanda Terkel on November 30, 2006 at 10:43 pm

"Combat troops out of Iraq by 2008."

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The Washington Post reports, “The bipartisan Iraq Study Group plans to recommend withdrawing nearly all U.S. combat units from Iraq by early 2008 while leaving behind troops to train, advise and support the Iraqis, setting the first goal for a major drawdown of U.S. forces, sources familiar with the proposal said yesterday.” The pull-out would be “more a conditional goal than a firm timetable.”

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