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Obama, Iraqi Prime Minister pay respects to fallen soldiers

WASHINGTON D.C. (CNN) - President Obama and the Iraqi Prime Minister paid their respects to the men and women who died in the Iraq war.

At Arlington National Cemetery, the President and Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki placed a wreath at theTtomb of the Unknown Soldier.

The ceremony followed their meeting at the White House about the end of the war in Iraq.

Nearly all US troops are expected to leave Iraq by the end of December.

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