Maj. Patrick Michaelis quote
Maj. Patrick Michaelis, an operations officer with the 1st Cavalry Division in Iraq.

One of the tactics we implemented as a manifestation of the surge was putting ourselves dead center in contentious areas, going where the extremist sanctuaries were, along with targeting Al Qaeda financial assets. These efforts forced a change in the differences between this year and last year.

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