Presidential Address on U.S. Combat Troop Withdrawal from Iraq

President Obama announced the end of combat operations in Iraq. In his address he spoke about the significance of the transition,… read more

President Obama announced the end of combat operations in Iraq. In his address he spoke about the significance of the transition, challenges that would remain for Iraqi and U.S. security, the nature of the new U.S. commitments to Iraq, and praised the military personnel who had both served and died in the war. He also talked about the final date for complete withdrawal in 2010, the toll taken on Iraqi civilians, as well as the role of the continued military and diplomatic missions in the country. close

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Presidential Address on U.S. Combat Troop Withdrawal from Iraq

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Program ID:
295258-2
Category:
White House Event
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Address
Location:
Oval Office, White House, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 31, 2010
Last Aired:
Sep 5, 2010

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  • Aug 31, 2010 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 31, 2010 | 11:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 01, 2010 | 6:41am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 05, 2010 | 10:36am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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