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War debate resurfaces in Hagel nomination fight

In the bitter debate that led up to the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, Sen. Chuck Hagel of Nebraska said that some of his fellow Republicans, in their zest for war, lacked the perspective of veterans like him, who have “sat in jungles or foxholes and watched their friends get their heads blown off.”

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  • Headline: War debate resurfaces in Hagel nomination fight
  • Publication: Front Section, Pages 5 on 01/13/2013
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