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Iraq Troop Withdrawals

It's Finally Over!

Rep. Barbara Lee | Posted 02.14.2012 | World
Rep. Barbara Lee

This holiday season, our nation can relish the return of our brave men and women in uniform from Iraq. One-hundred five months after the infamously n...

Iraq -- a Trillion Dollars Worth of Nothing

Sarwar Kashmeri | Posted 12.22.2011 | World
Sarwar Kashmeri

All American troops will come home from Iraq in time for Christmas this year with their heads held high, President Obama told the nation as he announced the end of American presence in Iraq. The troops are the only ones who have earned the right to hold their heads high on this momentous occasion.

Iraq Troop Withdrawal On Schedule

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — The top U.S. general in Iraq says the Iraqi military performed superbly on Sunday's mostly peaceful election day and that President...

Senate Dems Question Leaving 50,000 Troops In Iraq

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Nancy Pelosi isn't the only Democrat unhappy with President Barack Obama's Iraq withdrawal plan. Democratic Sens. Harry Reid and Chuck Schumer said ...

Anti-War Groups Will Back Obama's Withdrawal Delay

The Plum Line | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama is reportedly preparing to announce that he will order American combat troops to be out of Iraq by August of 2010, a deadline that's m...

Iraq, Afghanistan Troop Withdrawals Delayed: Sources

CNN | Barbara Starr | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Decisions about withdrawing troops from Iraq and sending more troops to Afghanistan have been delayed until the Pentagon provides President Barack Oba...

Bush Agrees To "General Time Horizon" For Troop Reductions

AP | TERENCE HUNT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Bush and Iraq's prime minister have agreed to set a "general time horizon" for bringing more U.S. troops home from the wa...

Under Strain: White House Considering Faster Iraq Withdrawals To Combat Rising Violence In Afghanistan

New York Times | Steven Lee Myers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Bush administration is considering the withdrawal of additional combat forces from Iraq beginning in September, according to administration and mi...