Troops leaving Iraq: ‘Welcome home,’ Obama tells troops

President Barack Obama on Wednesday welcomed home returning troops from Iraq. (CNN) Yes, after nine years of fighting in one of the longest wars in United States history, the American troops are returning home.

R.I.P. To the fallen soldiers and much prayers go out to the bereaved and those wounded. Your sacrifices will never be forgotten nor shall your service towards making the lives of the U.S. and foreign citizens go in vain.