With the war nearly over, Obama says Iraq won't stand alone
Published 12/12/2011, The Jamestown Sun
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager to put the long and divisive Iraq war to rest, President Barack Obama declared Monday “those days are over” with the last American troops heading home, but he pledged the U.S. would remain committed to the fledgling government they leave behind. He and Iraq's leader somberly saluted America's war dead at Arlington National Cemetery.Word count: 983
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