Obama: End of US combat role in Iraq 'on schedule'

(AP) - President Barack Obama says America's combat rolein Iraq will end Aug. 31 "as promised and on schedule."Obama tells the Disabled American Veterans organization

(AP) - President Barack Obama says America's combat rolein Iraq will end Aug. 31 "as promised and on schedule."

Obama tells the Disabled American Veterans organization thatviolence in Iraq has been at a lower ebb recently. And he says thatin advance of terminating U.S. combat operations there, hundreds ofbases have been transferred to the Iraqis and "we're moving outmillions of pieces of equipment."

Obama...

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