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Thomas E. Ricks' daily take on national security.

Christmas break is here

I am going to break off from fresh posts ’til the beginning of next year. In the meantime, we’ll be running some memorable posts from 2013.

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I am going to break off from fresh posts 'til the beginning of next year. In the meantime, we'll be running some memorable posts from 2013.

I am going to break off from fresh posts ’til the beginning of next year. In the meantime, we’ll be running some memorable posts from 2013.

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com. Twitter: @tomricks1

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