Sometimes there is hope of spring, looking at those buds. and hearing-
“I have chosen a timeline that will remove our combat brigades over the next 18 months.
Let me say this as plainly as I can: by August 31, 2010, our combat mission in Iraq will end.
As we carry out this drawdown, my highest priority will be the safety and security of our troops and civilians in Iraq.” President Obama’s rousing, historic speech in front of US military announcing his plans to end the war in Iraq and his total commitment to supporting US military families.