Milestones of the Iraq War — PICTURES

Dec. 12, 2011, 8:11 a.m.

In a week that saw Pres­id­ent Obama and Ir­aqi Prime Min­is­ter Nouri al-Ma­liki meet in Wash­ing­ton and the U.S. troop with­draw­al from Ir­aq down to its fi­nal days, this photo gal­lery looks at the not­able mo­ments of the war.