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U.S. Pushes for Multinational Force in Iraq

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U.S. Pushes for Multinational Force in Iraq

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U.S. Pushes for Multinational Force in Iraq

U.S. Pushes for Multinational Force in Iraq

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In an effort to attract more foreign contributions, the Bush administration circulates a draft resolution within the U.N. Security Council that authorizes the creation of a multinational force in Iraq under U.S. command. The cost of the U.S. operation in Iraq continues to mount, and reports suggest the White House will ask Congress for about $60 billion in aid. Hear NPR's Vicky O'Hara.

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