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Post Scripts: Tragic, sorrowful events

by Joe Snyder

It was April 16, 2003, that General Tommy Franks landed at Baghdad’s airport and held both arms in the air in a symbolic gesture of confidence and victory. Later, huddled in a room with his top commanders, he told them it was time to make plans to leave within 60 days if all went as planned. He said by September the 140,000 troops there could begin to

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