ISTANBUL, Turkey — President Barack Obama made an unscheduled and unannounced visit to Iraq on Tuesday.
He landed in Baghdad after flying secretly from Istanbul, a surprise detour on his way home to Washington after a five-country, eight-day trip to the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Czech Republic and Turkey.
He was expected to visit for several hours.
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