Major U.S. bases are closed as the U.S. withdraws nearly all troops and hands over control to Iraqi military and security forces. Nearly 4,500 U.S. soldiers and more than 100,000 Iraqi civilians were killed in the eight-year war. This slideshow provides a deeper look at Iraq’s ethnic composition, military bases, private contractors, casualties and oil fields.
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