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Cheney has piece of house where Zarqawi died ‘on display.’

By Ben Armbruster on January 28, 2008 at 4:24 pm

"Cheney has piece of house where Zarqawi died ‘on display.’"


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In a cover story on “how Bush decided on the surge,” the Weekly Standard’s Fred Barnes declared that “it’s clear the surge has been a success” and noted that Vice President Dick Cheney has a gruesome souvenir from Iraq:

The week before Camp David, Abu Musab al Zarqawi, the al Qaeda leader in Iraq, had been killed. (Cheney has a piece of the house where Zarqawi died on display at his residence.)

President Bush also has a souvenir from the war: a pistol Saddam Hussein was clutching when U.S. soldiers pulled him from his hideout in Dec. 2003.

(HT: FP Passport)

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