al-Anbar Transfer of Responsibility
-- Washington Post, September 11, 2006
Front Page story
Yesterday, al-Anbar Province was turned over to the Iraqis, who will assume the primary responsibility for security in the area.
According to the Wall Street Journal,
The Anbar handover is above all a tribute to the hundreds of Americans who have fought and died in places like Fallujah, Ramadi and Hit over these last five years.