Iraq War

Associated Press
In this photo taken Friday, March 27, 2015, Shiite militiamen, wearing turbans, prepare with Iraqi security forces before deploying to fight against Islamic State group extremists in Tikrit, 130 kilometers (80 miles) north of Baghdad, Iraq. On the ground, the Iraqi troops pressed their push in the city on Friday as fighter planes pounded IS targets from above. Militants holed up in the center of Tikrit fired mortars at the military, slowing its progress despite the new aerial campaign. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)

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President Obama announced on Oct. 21 that the United States is pulling all its troop from Iraq by the end of the year. (ABC News)

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