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02 August 2006 - Iraq Special Weapons News

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  • Rumsfeld, Pace Cite Challenges, Progress Against Extremists AFPS 02 Aug 2006 -- Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld used today, the 16th anniversary of Saddam Hussein's invasion of Kuwait, as an opportunity to assess progress that's taken place in Iraq and the threat extremists continue to impose on free people.
  • Rumsfeld Won't Predict Iraqi Security Autonomy VOA 02 Aug 2006 -- U.S. Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld declined Wednesday to endorse a prediction made earlier in the day by Iraq's president that Iraqi forces will "take over security" for the entire country by the end of the year.
  • US Official Urges Contracting Reform Following Mistakes in Iraq VOA 02 Aug 2006 -- The U.S. government's independent inspector for Iraq is calling for reforming contracting procedures in an effort to avoid the kinds of problems that have delayed reconstruction projects in post-war Iraq.

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