U.S. President Bush is pictured with top U.S. military officials at Al-Asad Air Base

 
U.S. President Bush is pictured with top U.S. military officials at Al-Asad Air Base
The U.S. military commander in Iraq, General David Petraeus (L), welcomes U.S. President George W. Bush to Al-Asad Air Base in Anbar Province, Iraq, September 3, 2007, alongside U.S. Central Command chief Admiral William Fallon (2nd R) and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Peter Pace. Petraeus, and U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Ryan Crocker are expected to deliver a long-awaited assessment to the Democrat-controlled Congress on Monday, on President George W. Bush's decision to send 30,000 extra soldiers to Iraq. Picture taken September 3, 2007. REUTERS/Jason Reed (IRAQ)