Sept. 1, 2010
Mullen notes Iraq’s progress from ‘desperate’ situation
BAGHDAD (Sept. 1, 2010) — On his way here, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff paused to take stock of the progress he’s seen in Iraq since he took office in 2007.
Gates: War in Iraq over, U.S. transitioning to Iraqi forces
RAMADI, Iraq (Sept. 1, 2010) — The war in Iraq is over and the United States is entering the final phase of the U.S. engagement in Iraq, Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates said here today.
Obama: Operation Iraqi Freedom is over
WASHINGTON (Aug. 31, 2010) – President Barack Obama Tuesday announced the official end to combat operations in Iraq during a prime-time Oval Office address.