Londen staat stil bij eind van Irakmissie

Londen staat stil bij eind van Irakmissie Londen, 10 okt. In de St. Paulkathedraal in Londen werden gisteren de 179 omgekomen Britse soldaten in Irak herdacht. De ceremonie markeerde het eind van de Britse missie in Irak. Behalve koningin Elizabeth en prins Philip woonde ook oud-premier Blair de dienst bij. Foto AP Britain's Queen Elizabeth and her husband Prince Philip (C) attend a Service of Commemoration to mark the end of combat operations in Iraq, at St Paul's Cathedral in London, October 9, 2009. Queen Elizabeth joined bereaved families and leading politicians on Friday for a service of remembrance to honour British service personnel who fought and died during the war in Iraq. REUTERS/Kieran Doherty (MILITARY POLITICS CONFLICT OBITUARY ROYALS IMAGES OF THE DAY) REUTERS