Iraq ResolutionTimeline Because of timelines spelled out in the U.N. resolution on Iraq, military action against that country could theoretically be delayed until the end of February as weapons inspections run their course. U.S. commanders say winter is the ideal time for military operations in Iraq but they say preparations for war are already underway and a delay until late February would not be a problem. NPR's Tom Gjelten reports from Washington. (4:30)
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Because of timelines spelled out in the U.N. resolution on Iraq, military action against that country could theoretically be delayed until the end of February as weapons inspections run their course. U.S. commanders say winter is the ideal time for military operations in Iraq but they say preparations for war are already underway and a delay until late February would not be a problem. NPR's Tom Gjelten reports from Washington. (4:30)

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