"We have a damned difficult situation on our hands and we need to deal with it we need to deal with it as a nation. And we owe it to our young men and women on the ground over there and their families who are suffering these losses, to deal with it appropriately. And quickly." -- Former Secretary of State James Baker, talking to Katie Couric on last night's CBS Evening News, following the release of the Iraq Study Group's report The Way Forward .
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