March 14, 2005

Italy will begin withdrawing its 3,000 troops from Iraq in September, the Italian prime minister, Silvio Berlusconi, announced today.

"We will begin to reduce our contingent even before the end of the year, starting in September, in agreement with our allies," he said in an interview on state television on

This is an obvious response to the Giuliana Sgrena incident. I wonder if O'Reilly and Hannity will finally do a story on the incident?

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