Troop drawdown under way

Friday - 4/29/2011, 10:31am EDT

Maj. Gen. Jeffrey Buchanan, Director of Strategic Effects, J9, United States Forces-Iraq

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It is a critical time for American efforts in Iraq. Troop drawdowns are underway as the military continues its plans to transition from a Defense Department to a State Department run mission. All U.S. troops as slated to leave Iraq by December 31st of this year. Joining us to talk about the process and how the military is working to achieve its goals and deadlines is Maj. Gen. Jeffrey Buchanan, a spokesperson for U.S. Forces in Iraq.