An Iraqi army soldier, right, and a U.S. Army soldier chat next to the Iraqi national flag during a handover ceremony in Diwaniyah
An Iraqi army soldier, right, and a U.S. Army soldier chat next to the Iraqi national flag during a handover ceremony in Diwaniyah ASSOCIATED PRESS
An Iraqi army soldier, right, and a U.S. Army soldier chat next to the Iraqi national flag during a handover ceremony in Diwaniyah ASSOCIATED PRESS

As U.S. departs Iraq, it leaves two allies that aren't speaking

December 18, 2011 12:01 AM