Surprised Visit to Iraq by President Bush
At 8:11 President Bush arrived in Iraq, about 4:00 Baghdad time.
Bush traveled on a chopper to the Green zone, in the more dangerous part of the trip. The New Iraq PM was so surprised, he only knew five minutes beforehand.
“We Stand with you” said President Bush
President Bush flew secretly from Camp David last night to Iraq. He virtually told no one, only Rice, Cheney, and Rumsfeld knew.
Fox News: President travels to violence-rattled Baghdad to meet with troops, prime minister, discuss Iraq war following death of terror chief Zarqawi
Via Fox News:
BAGHDAD, Iraq — President Bush made a surprise visit to Iraq on Tuesday to meet newly named Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki and discuss the next steps in the troubled, three-year-old war.
More to come....
UPDATE: President Bush departed Iraq at 1:50 p.m. ET
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