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Epic Rumsfeld Memo: 'Issues w/ Various Countries'


The entire message is only 56 words long, but manages to address Syria, Libya, Iraq, Pakistan and "Korea," and ends with this question:

"Are you coming up with proposals for me to send around?"

Read the whole thing:

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