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Iraq Troop Reductions

Gen. Odierno Says Troop Reductions In Iraq May Quicken

nytimes.com | THOM SHANKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON �" The senior American commander in Iraq said Tuesday that he could reduce American forces to 50,000 troops even before the end of next s...

Anti-War Groups Will Back Obama's Withdrawal Delay

The Plum Line | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama is reportedly preparing to announce that he will order American combat troops to be out of Iraq by August of 2010, a deadline that's m...

Bush Troop Reduction Plan Expected Next Week: Up To 8,000 Out Of Iraq By Mid-January

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — President Bush will announce his decision on future troops levels in Iraq next week and is expected to largely follow the recommend...

Bush Agrees To "General Time Horizon" For Troop Reductions

AP | TERENCE HUNT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Bush and Iraq's prime minister have agreed to set a "general time horizon" for bringing more U.S. troops home from the wa...

Army Chief Of Staff: "The Surge Has Sucked All Of The Flexibility Out Of The System"

Wall Street Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The following is excerpted from a Wall Street Journal article on General David Petraeus's indecision over Iraq troop withdrawals: Defense Secretary R...