Zalmay Khalilzad
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'Iraq will be tested' after US withdrawal

The troops are coming home but America is not abandoning the Middle East.

That was President Obama's message on Monday as he stood beside Prime Minister Nouri Maliki to mark the end of America's military commitment in Iraq.

The BBC's Katty Kay was joined by Zalmay Khalilzad, who formerly served as US ambassador to Iraq, to discussed this new chapter for Baghdad.

  • 12 Dec 2011
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