Campaign against Islamic State fighters draws support and skepticism from Bay Area representatives.
Obama: U.S. to Pull All Iraq Troops by Year’s End, Says “War Will Be Over”; Watch Video of Announcement
Video: Watch Obama’s announcement (CSPAN) Bay Area reacts online California’s War Dead in Iraq and Afghanistan (LA Times) WASHINGTON (AP and KQED News) — President Barack Obama on Friday declared an end to the Iraq war, one of the longest and most divisive conflicts in U.S. history, announcing that all U.S. troops would be withdrawn […]
Over the years KQED has collected various stories from veterans and their families. On this Veterans Day, here are some that have stuck with us. California Vets Reflect on Iraq Combat’s End President Barack Obama marked the end of the American combat mission in Iraq in August. The California Report’s Scott Shafer talked with veterans […]