Analyst: Capture of Fallujah Leaders Unrealistic Analyst Michael Vickers says the offensive in Fallujah is aimed at breaking the insurgent grip on Fallujah and perhaps making it possible to hold elections there, but capturing insurgent leaders was not a realistic objective. Hear Vickers and NPR's Renee Montagne.
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Analyst: Capture of Fallujah Leaders Unrealistic

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Analyst: Capture of Fallujah Leaders Unrealistic

Analyst: Capture of Fallujah Leaders Unrealistic

Analyst: Capture of Fallujah Leaders Unrealistic

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Analyst Michael Vickers says the offensive in Fallujah is aimed at breaking the insurgent grip on Fallujah and perhaps making it possible to hold elections there, but capturing insurgent leaders was not a realistic objective. Hear Vickers and NPR's Renee Montagne.