Post Profile






The War in Iraq: It's Over!!

Almost nine years after the first American tanks amassed on the Iraqi border, and approximately eight years and seven months after President George W. Bush declared "Mission Accomplished," the Pentagon declared an official end to the Iraq War today. Nice.
read more

share

Related Posts


Obama Iraq War Speech Announces End of American Combat Mission (VIDEO)

Entertainment / Television : Huffington Post: TV

In a prime-time address from the Oval Office Tuesday, President Barack Obama declared the end of the American combat mission in Iraq. "Tonight I am announcing that the American combat mission in Iraq has ended. Operation Iraqi Freed...

Mission Accomplished: The Iraq War Is "Over"

United States / New York : Gothamist

Nine years later the Iraq War ended with a whimper yesterday. "After a lot of blood spilled by Iraqis and Americans, the mission of an Iraq that could govern and secure itself has become real," Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said at...

Another False Ending: Contracting Out the Iraq Occupation

US Politics / Liberal : Smirking Chimp

By Bill Quigley and Laura Raymond Another false ending to the Iraq war is being declared. Nearly seven years after George Bush's infamous "Mission Accomplished" speech on the USS Abraham Lincoln, President Obama has just given a maj...

The Iraq War: 20 Years, Not 9

Academics / Political Science : Cato @ Liberty

By Tim Lynch Here are two newspaper accounts about the conclusion of the Iraq war: The New York Times:   “Almost nine years after the first American tanks began massing on the Iraq border, the Pentagon declared an official end to it...

U.S. Ends Iraq War

Issues & Causes / Human Rights : Foreign Policy Association

The U.S. formally ended the Iraq War today. As The New York Times reports: Almost nine years after the first American tanks began massing on the Iraq border, the Pentagon declared an official end to its mission...

Comments



Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC