Congratulations to the Iraqis, the US military, and all who have sacrificed so much to make this day a reality.And a special thanks to Harry Reid ("this war is lost and the surge is not accomplishing anything") and the other Democratic leaders in Congress who continued to believe success was possible, even when the going got tough in Iraq.
Iraq officially took control of its fate Tuesday as the U.S. pulled its combat troops out of Baghdad and other cities and towns, handing over security responsibilities to Iraqi forces.
The withdrawal completed the Status of Forces agreement signed last November, and touched off celebrations in Baghdad and other cities.
"It is a day when Iraqis celebrate as they continue to move towards exercising their full sovereignty," U.S. Commanding General Ray Odierno told FOX News. "The Iraqi people should be very proud of the dedication, progress, and sacrifice of the Iraqi security forces and the government of Iraq" ... Full Story