Thursday, December 15, 2011

Casing the American Flag that Flew Over Iraq!!

And on this, 15 December 2011, my 63rd birthday, an extremely sad note and time in our countries history officially comes to an end with the lowering and casing of the U.S. flag that flew over Iraq!

I will not forget for the rest of my time here and I personally sincerely Apologize to the Iraqi People, You certainly didn't deserve the past nine years!!

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Muted ceremony marks end of Iraq war
December 15, 2011 - America's contentious and costly war in Iraq officially ended Thursday with an understated ceremony in Baghdad, contrasting sharply with its thundering start almost nine years ago.

U.S. troops lowered the flag of command that flew over the Iraqi capital, carefully rolled it and cased it in camouflage in accordance with Army tradition. read more>>>

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