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Capt. Rawlings reflects on the surge and leaving Iraq for a friend's wedding.

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Are Soldiers Marking The End Of The Surge?

Are Soldiers Marking The End Of The Surge?

Capt. Rawlings reflects on the surge and leaving Iraq for a friend's wedding.

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Soldiers in Iraq aren't officially marking the end of the surge, Capt. Nate Rawlings tells Alex Chadwick. The stop-lossed Army officer is back in the United States. He explains how he managed to leave Iraq for a wedding and offers his take on Sen. Barack Obama's recent visit to Iraq. You can find out more about Capt. Rawlings here and send him a question through this form.