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Studio interview: Withdrawal's impact on mideast situation

08-19-2010 19:02 BJT

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The last American combat troops in Iraq have left Iraq, more than seven years after a US-led invasion toppled Iraqi former leader Saddam Hussein. Full Story>>

For more analysis on the departure of US combat troops from Iraq, we're now joined by our Current Affairs Commentator, Gregory Yingnien Tsang.

Q1: Why does US President Barack Obama insist on honoring his promise to withdraw troops from Iraq? Does it mean his administration's strategic policy is changing from Iraq to other countries?

Q2: How will the US withdrawal impact the situation in the Middle East?

Editor:Zhang Ning |Source: CNTV

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