Camp Taji, Iraq - At their base on the northern outskirts of Baghdad, Lt. Col. Richard D. Heyward, center, of Illinois, and his men bow their heads in prayer before starting a road march to the Iraq-Kuwait border. They are members of the Armys 4th Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, the last formal U.S. military combat detachment to leave Iraq ahead of Americas end to combat operations in its seven-year Iraq war.
- Wars and Interventions
- International Military Interventions
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