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  • David Petraeus in Minneapolis Star Tribune (subscription)
    The new emphasis on aiding the government, Petraeus said, must come "while continuing to draw down our forces, thinning our presence, and gradually handing over responsibilities to our Iraqi partners."
  • Franz Beckenbauer in International Herald Tribune
    The step is justifiable because there is no real difference in quality between the 16th and 24th,Beckenbauer said Wednesday. "But if the teams were increased 100 percent, the thinning of quality would be too large."
  • Tim Bresnan in
    I got told that last night - and I think 'good on 'im',said Bresnan. "If he fancies a weave, crack on son. If one day I'm thinning out, I'll go get one - and I won't really care who knows about it. If he's getting a wedge of cash to do...

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