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Iraqi Official Pushes to Keep U.S. Troops in Iraq

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Iraqi Official Pushes to Keep U.S. Troops in Iraq

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Iraqi Official Pushes to Keep U.S. Troops in Iraq

Iraqi Official Pushes to Keep U.S. Troops in Iraq

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The House of Representatives is expected to pass a bill Thursday night that would cut off funding for the Iraq war as early as July. Iraq's national security adviser, Mowaffak al Rubaie, has been meeting with anti-war lawmakers to convince them to keep U.S. troops in his country. He talks with Alex Cohen.