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Gen. Ray Odierno, who helped Obama plan to withdraw from Iraq, dies at 67

CLIP10/10/21
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Raymond Odierno, the retired United States Army general who helped President Obama develop the plan to withdraw U.S. combat forces from Iraq, has died after a battle with cancer. Former President Obama released a statement: “Today our military is stronger, and the world is safer thanks to Ray’s service, and for that I will always be grateful.”

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