NASIRIYAH, IRAQ - DECEMBER 15: A sign that reads " We are closed forever " stands near the arrivals area of Camp Adder on December 15, 2011 near Nasiriyah, Iraq. All U.S. troops were scheduled to have... more 
NASIRIYAH, IRAQ - DECEMBER 15: A sign that reads " We are closed forever " stands near the arrivals area of Camp Adder on December 15, 2011 near Nasiriyah, Iraq. All U.S. troops were scheduled to have departed Iraq by December 31st, 2011. At least 4,485 U.S. military personnel died in service in Iraq. According to the Iraq Body Count, more than 100,000 Iraqi civilians have died from war-related violence. (Photo by Lucas Jackson-Pool/Getty Images) less 
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