Remembering Iraq
Photo Credit: Sgt. Jose A. Torres Jr.
The President of the United States, Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, The Honorable Ashton B. Carter, Deputy Secretary of Defense, and General Martin E. Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, give a standing ovation to General Lloyd Austin III, Commander of the U.S. Forces Iraq, as he take the podium during a ceremony held for the returning of the U.S. Forces Iraq Colors at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Dec. 20, 2011. The command colors being returned back on American soil represents the end of the 8-year war in Iraq and the return of all troops back home. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Jose A. Torres Jr.)
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