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Bush Announces Massive Troop Redeployment

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Bush Announces Massive Troop Redeployment

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Bush Announces Massive Troop Redeployment

Bush Announces Massive Troop Redeployment

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President Bush announces plans to bring tens of thousands of American troops home from Europe and Asia. It's the largest troop redeployment since the end of the Cold War but will not affect troops in Iraq. Some see the move as an election-year effort to gain support from military families. Hear NPR's Renee Montagne and NPR's Don Gonyea.