Andy Baldwin: Off to Iraq

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If Andy Baldwin is to make up with former fiancee Tessa Horst, well, he better do it son.

His representative confirms that the Naval doctor will be deployed to Iraq for six to 12 months, starting in 2008.

"He leaves in January," the source told Us Weekly.

Andy Baldwin and Tessa Horst

And did his assignment lead to the breakup? A Baldwin friend says that while long-distance love was already proving difficult (he's in Hawaii, she's in San Francisco), the news he was going abroad "was a factor.

Supposedly, so was miss Iraq, Sepideh Haftgoli.

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