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Topic - L. Paul Bremer
During the early stages of America's occupation of Iraq in 2003, in my capacity as a special adviser to the Defense Department, I briefed Ambassador L. Paul Bremer, our proconsul in Baghdad, and attempted to persuade him to adopt a counterinsurgency strategy.
At that point, he abruptly interrupted me and said: "I don't want to hear about Vietnam. Iraq is not Vietnam."