Iraq war 'not in vain,' Panetta says at withdrawal ceremony
Los Angeles Times
By David S. Cloud and David Zucchino, Los Angeles Times After nearly nine years of war, the loss of more than 100000 lives and hundreds of billions of dollars spent, the US military mission in Iraq has formally ended. But violence continues to roil the ...
US Marks End to 9-Year War, Leaving an Uncertain Iraq
US formally declares end of Iraq War
US formally ends Iraq war with little fanfare
New York Times (blog)
Iraq war US mily rolls back flag
Baghdad—The US military officially ended its war in Iraq on Thursday, packing up a military flag at a ceremony with US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta nearly nine years after the invasion that ousted Saddam Hussein. The last 4000 American troops will ...
IRAQ WAR: 2003 – 2011
As US exit from Iraq nears, Sunni worries grow
As US Exit From Iraq Nears, Sunni Worries Grow
Will Iraq's 1.3 million refugees ever be able to go home?
America's involvement in the second Gulf War in Iraq – whether you were in favor of it or opposed it... As we come to the end of 2011, which saw the overwhelming success of the female solo artist, which b... Is Richard Caseby making a sly joke? ...
Was the Iraq war worth it?
By COLONEL RICHARD KEMP AFTER nearly nine years of war, the US has ended combat operations in Iraq – seven months after British forces came home. Colonel Richard Kemp served in Iraq during both the recent conflicts, is a former commander of British ...
In Iraq, Abandoning Our Friends
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US occupation of Iraq comes to an end
Iraq's violence is for Iraqis to tackle
The Daily Star
By Aymenn Jawad al-Tamimi In light of a series of attacks in Iraq at the end of November and the start of this month, there have been numerous warnings of an upsurge in violence in the country. Numerous media outlets have tied the incidents to the ...
Bloomberg View: Why Iraq's Oil Flows Slowly; Speaking More Clearly at the Fed
Iraq to send peace delegation to Syria: Maliki
Iraq holds back on Exxon's Kurdish deal
Last US base in Iraq prepares to turn out the lights
By ROY GUTMAN CAMP ADDER, Iraq -- The young Army officer who's in charge of logistics at the last US base in Iraq is a Sudanese refugee, one of the "lost boys" who fled their war-ravaged homeland in the mid-1990s. His staff sergeant survived a deadly ...
Iraq: Key figures since the war began
30, 2011 from war-related violence, according to Iraq Body Count: At least 103775. —Assassinated Iraqi academics as of Aug. 25, 2011: 464. —Journalists killed on assignment as of Nov. 30, 2011: 174. COST: —More than $805 billion as of Nov. ...
US declares official end to war in Iraq
Contra Costa Times
Nearly nine years after American troops stormed across the Iraq border in a blaze of shock and awe, US officials quietly ended the divisive conflict on Thursday. After thousands of US military deaths and more than 100000 Iraqi deaths, there is a wide ...
Iraq Draws US Hotel Operators Banking on Business Travel
15 (Bloomberg) -- Iraq, after eight years of occupation by American troops, is luring US hotel operators and developers betting on growth from business expansion and an eventual pickup in leisure travel to the war-torn region. ...
Iraq: U.S. troops out, U.S. hotels in
Stars and Stripes
veterans, families mark milestone as Iraq war ends
Spartanburg Herald Journal
US Army soldiers from 1st Cavalry Division, based at Fort Hood, Texas, load their baggage as they begin their journey home after a deployment in Iraq, at Camp Virginia, Kuwait, Thursday. After nearly nine years, US officials formally shut down the war ...
Local vets happy about Iraq War's end
As Iraq war ends, servicemembers ponder its meaning, value
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