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US Air Force withdraws from Iraq

11-02-2011 16:12 BJT

A member of the US Air Force waves while boarding a plane before flying to the US, at al-Asad air base in Iraq's western province of Anbar Nov 1, 2011. US President Barack Obama announced on Oct 21 that American troops would fully withdraw from Iraq by year-end, as scheduled under a 2008 security pact between the two countries. [Photo/Agencies]

Members of the US Air Force sit inside a bus transferring them to a plane flying to the US, at al-Asad air base in Iraq's western province of Anbar Nov 1, 2011. [Photo/Agencies]

A US Air serviceman's iPad is seen on a table as he packs his
luggage before flying to the US, at al-Asad air base in Iraq's
western province of Anbar Nov 1, 2011. [Photo/Agencies]

Members of the US Air Force stow their bags in a plane before flying to the US, at al-Asad air base in Iraq's western province of Anbar Nov 1, 2011. [Photo/Agencies]

A plane carrying US Air Force servicemen takes off from al-Asad air base in Iraq's western province of Anbar Nov 1, 2011. [Photo/Agencies]

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