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Iraq Situation Creates Pessimism at Pentagon

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Iraq Situation Creates Pessimism at Pentagon

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Iraq Situation Creates Pessimism at Pentagon

Iraq Situation Creates Pessimism at Pentagon

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Tensions are high at the Pentagon amid continuing military difficulties in Iraq and the prison-abuse scandal at Abu Ghraib. Uniformed men and women are horrified by revelations from the prison, and many are at odds with civilian leaders. Hear NPR's Linda Wertheimer and Washington Post Pentagon correspondent Thomas Ricks.

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