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President Obama declares end to Iraq war, pledging it’s ‘time to turn the page’ and focus on economy

September 1, 2010

WASHINGTON – A somber President Obama declared an end to the long and costly Iraq war Tuesday night, pledging he now intends to “turn the page” to America’s economic revival. “The American combat mission in Iraq has ended,” Obama told the nation in an 18-minute address, only his second from the Oval Office. “Operation Iraqi […]