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ILLUSTRATION FOR TIME BY ROBERTO PARADA

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INFINITE PATIENCE? As the United States engages in the biggest mobilization since the Gulf War, Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld warns that the coming campaign could be long and bloody. The Pentagon is taking its time, but how much longer will Americans be willing to wait?

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"The Americans love Pepsi-Cola, we love death."
MAULANA INYADULLAH,
Afghan mujahedin fighter, on why the soldiers of the Taliban have no fear of a possible invasion by U.S. forces and their allies

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$35 billion is the estimated...

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