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Rumsfeld Sees Progress, Problems in Iraq

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Rumsfeld Sees Progress, Problems in Iraq

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Rumsfeld Sees Progress, Problems in Iraq

Rumsfeld Sees Progress, Problems in Iraq

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U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld holds a news conference after a three-day fact-finding mission to Iraq. He emphasizes progress in restoring order there, but acknowledges ongoing difficulties. He says it's not advisable to send more U.S. troops, though he would support additional foreign troops to maintain control of the nation. Hear NPR's Scott Simon and NPR's Emily Harris.

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