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McCain Plays Follow-the-Leader With bin Laden

“The central battleground in the battle against al Qaeda is in Iraq today,” McCain said, noting a message allegedly released by Osama bin Laden last week calling Iraq ‘a perfect base.’ Bush: U.S. deaths in Iraq ‘laid foundations for peace’ … Continue reading

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American Death Toll in Iraq War Hits 4,000

The overall U.S. death toll in Iraq rose to 4,000 after four soldiers were killed in a roadside bombing in Baghdad, a grim milestone that is likely to fuel calls for the withdrawal of American forces as the war enters … Continue reading

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