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Conflict & Justice

Withdrawing troops from Iraq

President Bush announced today that the United States will withdraw about 8,000 additional combat and support troops from Iraq by February. That would put troop levels there about where they were before the President ordered the surge.

Politics

Assessing the Bush doctrine

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with former Assistant Secretary of Defense Lawrence Korb about President Bush's speech at West Point today looking back on what's known as the Bush Doctrine.

Iraq group under attack

A group of former Sunni insurgents in Iraq joined forces to form, "The Awakening Council,� and the American-backed group has grown to about 70,000 members and has helped quell the violence

Politics

Iran holds elections

The World's Quil Lawrence reports from Tehran on today's Iranian parliamentary elections; the outcome is not in doubt, since the Iranian government barred hundreds of reformer candidates from running.

Politics

Rice visits Middle East

Rice is asking Arab allies for financial and political support for the rebuilding of Iraq, but few are stepping up to help the Iraqi government as much as the Bush administration would like.