Exclusive: Army Brigade Will Not Go to Iraq in January as Scheduled

In perhaps another sign of the improving security situation in Iraq, an Army brigade slated to replace a departing unit this January has received orders not to deploy, defense officials told ABC News. The move frees up an additional combat unit that could be sent to Afghanistan should the Obama administration decide that more troops are needed there as has been recommended by top U.S. military commanders. Defense Secretary Robert Gates approved the "off-ramping" of the 1st Brigade, 10th...Full Story
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