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I believe there are just

I believe there are just under 200 US troops in Iraq, all defending the Embassy. There were 16,000 workers (the vast majority not guardsmen) back in 2010; there were ~11,000 in January of 2013 and should be less than half that now.

How many PMCs are in Iraq under the employ of the US government? Many are there under the employ of the oil companies....but not the government.

Plan for eliminating the national debt in 10-20 years:

Overview: http://rolexian.wordpress.com/2010/09/12/my-plan-for-reducin...

Specific cuts; defense spending: http://rolexian.wordpress.com/2011/01/03/more-detailed-look-a