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Andrea Mitchell

Pentagon warns against abrupt Afghanistan departure

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Outgoing Defense Secretary Robert Gates repeatedly warned against withdrawing too quickly from Afghanistan despite President Barack Obama’s wishes. Former National Security Advisor Brent Scowcroft explains whether Gates lost the argument about the drawdown.Jun.22.2011

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