Perlmutter Statement on President's Announcement to Withdraw All Troops from Iraq by the End of the Year

 October 21, 2011

The future of Iraq will now be in the hands of the Iraqi people

 

Lakewood, CO - Today, U.S. Rep. Ed Perlmutter released the following statement following President Obama's announcement to withdraw all U.S. troops from Iraq by the end of the year.

 

"I applaud President Obama’s announcement for the withdrawal of all combat troops from Iraq by the end of this year.  The future of Iraq will now be in the hands of the Iraqi people.  To the men and women who served in Iraq, I congratulate you on a job well done and thank you for your service and bravery.”

 

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