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President Obama addresses nation 8/31/10 on the end of the official US combat role in Iraq. Pool photo, Getty Images

Sep. 01, 2010

We discuss President Obama's speech on the end of the official U.S. combat role in Iraq with Ahmed Sadri of Lake Forest College. And, we asked people how they think Iraq has changed since U.S. troops first invaded in 2003. Then for Global Notes, Radio M's Tony Sarabia and Jerome listen to Bachata, a style of music from the Dominican Republic that combines Cuban boleros with Latin rhythms.