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UK’s eight-year military presence in Iraq to end on Sunday | guardian.co.uk

Britain’s eight years of military commitment in Iraq will finally and formally come to an end on Sunday, when the remaining forces in the south of the country will withdraw.

The announcement to bring to an end one of the most controversial military campaigns in recent history was made on Wednesday in a statement to the Commons by the defence secretary, Liam Fox.

Read more here: UK’s eight-year military presence in Iraq to end on Sunday | World news | guardian.co.uk.

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