Comments for: Iraq takes full ownership of its problems

Posted Dec. 21, 2011, at 5:55 p.m.

On June 30, 2004, the United States formally ended military rule and recognized Iraq as a sovereign nation. On Sunday, Iraq actually became sovereign as the last U.S. troops departed. The war might be over, but America won’t be finished with Iraq for a long, long time. The heavy price …

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