President Obama at 12:45 p.m. ET Friday will announce the complete drawdown of U.S. troops from Iraq by the end of 2011, the White House has confirmed to TPM.
More from ABC News:
A White House official says that at approximately 11:30am today, President Obama convened a secure video conference with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki to talk with him about this news.
MSNBC just now read a White House statement on the news, saying it will “allow us to say definitively the Iraq War is over.”