Gareth Stansfield

Middle East expert and author

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Middle East expert and author

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Democratic leaders in the House and Senate hope to send President Bush an Iraq spending bill by the end of this week.  It would include political benchmarks for the Iraqi government…

Funding the Troops; Fighting the Enemy in Iraq; Safety in the Green Zone

Democratic leaders in the House and Senate hope to send President Bush an Iraq spending bill by the end of this week.  It would include political benchmarks for the Iraqi government…

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