Officers leaving Army and Marine Corps as Military Says It Needs Thousands More

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The stress of multiple deployments is eating through the young Army and Marine military 'officer corps.' Captains, considered the linchpins of the US strategy for success in Iraq as the war continues into its sixth year,are leaving the military in large numbers - at a time when it says it needs thousands more. Many more will not join due to the 'stop-loss' back-door draft Bush/Cheney thrust on them. It's a killer. Draft?

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