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Gen. David Petraeus is due to relinquish his role as the commanding general in Iraq in mid-September, moving up to head CENTCOM, the U.S. military’s Central Command, in overall charge of the conflicts in both Iraq and Afghanistan. He sat down for an hour and a half this week with NEWSWEEK’s Rod Nordland, at the general’s office in the American Embassy, in Saddam’s old Republican Palace. Excerpts:


Click here to read the entire article by Rod Norland in Newsweek.


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Michael Yon

Michael Yon is America's most experienced combat correspondent. He has traveled or worked in 82 countries, including various wars and conflicts.

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