September 24, 2003

US may send more soldiers to Iraq
Mission accomplished, the sequel

The Pentagon may be forced within several weeks to alert a large number of additional National Guard and Reserve troops for duty in Iraq, a senior general said Wednesday.

Marine Corps Gen. Peter Pace, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said more reservists could be called upon if other countries do not soon pledge thousands more troops to become targets form a third multinational division in Iraq. - - link.

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