Petraeus
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“The surge was really about big ideas, about employing certain counterinsurgency concepts. The biggest idea was that we had to secure the population and serve them, and we had to be seen doing both if they were to support us and our Iraqi partners,” said Gen. David Petraeus Tuesday at the 2009 Infantry Warfighting Conference.
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