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Obama prepares to bring down curtain on Iraq war

Barack Obama began writing the final chapter of the war in Iraq last Friday, announcing plans for the withdrawal of American combat troops by late summer next year.

28th February, 2009

Barack Obama began writing the final chapter of the war in Iraq last Friday, announcing plans for the withdrawal of American combat troops by late summer next year.

Just as importantly, the new president also said that he intended to honour a deal struck between the outgoing Bush administration and the government of Iraq that calls for the withdrawal of all US troops by the end of 2011.Obama chose a massive military base in North...

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