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President Obama arrives in Iraq on unannounced visit

REUTERS, WITH STAFF WRITER , BAGHDAD

US President Barack Obama made an unannounced visit to Baghdad yesterday at press time, marking a new chapter in his strategy to wind down the war in Iraq.

The White House said that Obama would meet US commanders and troops and speak to Iraqi leaders.

For full coverage of Obama’s visit to Iraq, see tomorrow’s edition of the Taipei Times.

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