Admiral Mullen Advocates Troop Transfer from Iraq to Afghanistan

Admiral Mike Mullen, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, has indicated he thinks conditions in Iraq have reached a point where further troop reductions could begin in September. At the same time the Pentagon wants to increase US military strength in Afghanistan by three brigades or 10,000 soldiers.

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