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Adm. Fallon breaks silenceupdated: Tue Jun 03 2008 09:31:00

The former commander in Iraq and Iran speaks with Kyra Phillips after being pushed into early retirement.

Admiral: Bush doesn't want war with Iranupdated: Tue Jun 03 2008 09:31:00

Retired Adm. William Fallon resigned in March as leader of the U.S. military's Central Command after reportedly clashing with President Bush.

Trials of war forge Odierno's bond with troopsupdated: Thu Apr 24 2008 04:56:00

The man tapped to take charge of Operation Iraqi Freedom has a special link to the troops in Iraq and their families: He's served two tours of duty in the country, and his son was severely injured there.

Petraeus picked to lead Central Commandupdated: Wed Apr 23 2008 20:06:00

Army Gen. David Petraeus, the top U.S. commander in Iraq, has been chosen to become chief of U.S. Central Command, Defense Secretary Robert Gates said Wednesday.

Petraeus gets promotionupdated: Wed Apr 23 2008 20:06:00

Army Gen. David Petraeus has been chosen to become chief of U.S. Central Command. CNN's Jamie McIntyre reports.

Time.com: New CENTCOM Chief Sworn Inupdated: Fri Mar 28 2008 12:00:00

One of the Army's most Iraq-savvy generals is taking charge, at least temporarily, of arguably the most important command in the U.S. military

Commanders expected to recommend Iraq pullout pauseupdated: Wed Mar 19 2008 19:30:00

Senior U.S. military officials are preparing to recommend to President Bush a four- to six-week pause in additional troop withdrawals from Iraq after the last of the "surge" brigades leaves in July, CNN has learned.

'Iraqis must carry forward'updated: Wed Mar 19 2008 19:30:00

The top U.S. general in Iraq talks to CNN's Kyra Phillips about progress made and the work that's still to be done.

Fallon resigns as chief of U.S. forces in Middle Eastupdated: Wed Mar 12 2008 12:30:00

Adm. William Fallon has resigned as chief of U.S. forces in the Middle East and Central Asia after more than a year in the post, citing what he called an inaccurate perception that he is at odds with the Bush administration over Iran.

CENTCOM Chief Fallon resignsupdated: Wed Mar 12 2008 12:30:00

Adm. William Fallon, head of U.S. Central Command, resigns over perceptions about Iran. CNN's Jamie McIntyre reports.

U.S.: Resignation doesn't mean Iran warupdated: Wed Mar 12 2008 05:28:00

U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates has dismissed as "ridiculous" any suggestion that the resignation of America's military chief in the Middle East signals the United States is planning to go to war with Iran.

Time.com: Iran Dissent Cost Fallon His Jobupdated: Wed Mar 12 2008 01:00:00

The chief U.S. commander made it no secret he opposed saber-rattling at Tehran. Does his departure mean a greater likelihood of confrontation?

Time.com: US Military Mideast Chief Resignsupdated: Tue Mar 11 2008 17:00:00

Defense Secretary Robert Gates says that Admiral William Fallon, the top U.S. military commander for the Middle East, is resigning

Falluja rebuilds, adjusts to peaceupdated: Thu Feb 21 2008 09:19:00

Smoke rose from Falluja three short years ago.

Time.com: US General Orders Pakistan Plansupdated: Thu Jan 24 2008 09:20:00

The commander of U.S. forces in Central Asia has launched planning for more extensive use of U.S. troops to train Pakistani armed forces

Admiral: U.S. warned Musharraf against emergency declarationupdated: Tue Nov 06 2007 17:05:00

Pakistan's president was warned that declaring a state of emergency in the country would put U.S. relations at risk, a top U.S. commander said Monday.

Iraq orders arrest of top Army officer after deadly attacksupdated: Wed Apr 18 2007 05:01:00

An Iraqi army brigade commander was arrested Wednesday night after a string of bombings that killed nearly 200 people around Baghdad, most of them in a single attack at a central marketplace, Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's office announced.

U.S. commander: No civil war in Iraqupdated: Tue Mar 27 2007 08:24:00

Iraq isn't engulfed in a civil war, and there are signs of hope outside strife-torn Baghdad, the new leader of U.S. Central Command says.

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