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George W. Bush aboard USS Abraham Lincoln
Monday, Jan. 12, 2009

Open quoteClearly putting a 'Mission Accomplished' banner on an aircraft was a mistake.Close quote

  • at his final press conference as President, on the infamous "Mission Accomplished" banner flown in triumph five years ago that has since become a symbol of U.S. mistakes in the Iraq War
Photo: Stephen Jaffe / AFP / Getty | Source: MSNBC