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Isn’t ‘Seven Years of War’ a Distortion?

Since President Obama announced his plan to address the nation on Iraq, the news media and pundits have been buzzing about the “Iraq War” – the lives lost and the money spent over the past seven years.   Seven?  Wouldn’t it be more accurate to note that the Iraq War has been closer to 20 years?  After all, combat operations have been pretty continuous.

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