Iraq War

Parent Category: War and Military History
This conflict began on March 19, 2003 when the US and Great Britain invaded Iraq on a quest to destroy weapons of mass destruction and replace the dictatorial government with a democratic government.
We do not have 2013 and 2014 numbers. From 2003 to 2012, there werea total of 1,060,100 US military personnel in country in Iraq. Thisnumber is made up of first time and redeployments. This is totalboots on the ground for all ten years, with no specific serviceinformation.
Because some people are terrorists
To continue training Iraqi forces to combat Isis
The Iran-Iraq War took place from September 22, 1980 to August 20, 1988.
The United States invaded the country of Iraq on March 19, 2003.The invasion lasted until May of the same year. The number oftroops involved from the US was 148,000.
According to, the number of soldiers who have died in Iraq between March 2003 to September 2009 is 4,262.
Where Iran and Iraq are concerned, neither is a "good guy". Bothare rather problematic countries at this point. The lesser of twoevils in Iraq, but that is not saying much.
Well, the tank really has come a long way since they were first introduced on the Western Front. Your mainstay weapons of the First World War were bolt action rifles in the general range of .30 calibre, whereas modern military rifles are designed for rapid fire, and intermediate range engagements....
the way 911 affected america was that many people died in thepentagon and in the twin towers.
There is nothing Invaluable in this world. if you mean Valuable, then there are a lot of thing that can be used to generate energy. For example the sunlight , water, and many more
yes the iraqwar is necessary
Flag officers (Admirals) & Generals are ages 50 and over.
becuase they spend money on weapons
In late August of 1990, Reverend Jesse Jackson was allowed to visit Kuwait as a journalist, reporting conditions in the city. He and his camera crew stayed in the Kuwait International Hotel across the street from the US Embassy compound. At the time, the hotel was heavily occupied by the Iraqi...
He worked in both the Military and the Presidential Cabinet as Secretary of State.
we did not attack iraq in the gulf war it was the russians who didthat's why we got attacked because the iraqies thought we attackedthem.
because they have the talliban
Sorry, It wouldn't be much of a war without soldiers.
Answer . One person I know who is important is Cory Collins.
NOTHING ... you could change your question into" what are the US destroying Iraq with ?"
Mostly because Australia has close ties political ties to the United States which have been further cemented during the Howard Government's term. There is widespread debate at the present - 2007- over whether Australia should have become involved. Some people resent the dependence on another...
you people should be able to answer important questions like this
To serve with Blackwater, you have to be a United States citizen. Most Blackwater members are american.
Only service of the United States military service and the coatilicion, has received the awards. There is no record showing that civilizians had gotten an award.
There was an agreement with the Iraq government but First, the agreement should state honestly that American combat troops would remain in Iraq until 2012. Using the December 31, 2011 date as the deadline is nothing but a cheap deception.
because it is in iraq......
You're not. The Iraq War ended with a whimper by May 2008 with Iranian-backed terrorists trying to destabilize the new democratic government of Iraq routed, and Iraq no longer the base for international terrorism it had been throughout the Saddam Hussein dictatorship.
The war in Iraq has produced a tremendous change in the Middle East and in the Muslim world at large. For the first time in history, an Arab country is controlled by the Shi'a. The West does not grasp yet the full meaning of the Shi'a revival and the potential for deep change in many of the...
The Iraq war started in March of 2003. The Iraq war lasted eightyears, eight months, three weeks, and five days.
Answer 1 actively fought against the Allied coalition and helped Iraq. Answer 2 I am not entirely sure what the question was, but Iraq's traditional allies, who were the USSR and other Arab States abandoned Iraq in 1991 because of its clearly belligerent action in invading Kuwait. Qatar,...
The military uses the Julian date system for ease of calculatingdue dates of equipment inspections. For example, it is easier tojust add 90 days to a Julian date rather than count out on 90 dayson a calendar since most months have varying lengths.
'The ends justify the means' means that the end result willvalidate what you had to do to get there. It is usually used itsituations that the 'means' are difficult.
the war that's going on now. it's been going on for at least a year
Dick Chaney also General Schwarzkopf and George H W Bush.
The 9/11 attacks and the war in Iraq sprang in no small part from massive intelligence failures, that much is well understood. How the CIA got to a point where it could fail so catastrophically is not.
A Muslim woman wears hijab for the simple reason that God has commanded it in the Quran and Sunna. As Muslims we make the testimony "Muhammad is the messenger of God". The Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) would not be a messenger if he did not come with a message, and his message is the Quran....
Police using their power to terrorize citizens using unjust force.
Peace in the middle orient, is a thing that the natives are no used to.
Al-Qaeda claims responsibility for the 1993 and 2001 attacks on theWorld Trade Center.
Clinton's surplus. The congress approved and funded the spending. Including the Democrats.
All soldiers are patriots.\n. \nBut there's a surface-to-air missile system called Patriot. The soldiers who operate it are "Patriot Missile Crewmen."
There were thousands of Americans that volunteered for militaryservice after 911. This was because national pride and demand fordefense went up.
Iraq Coalition Military Fatalities By Year Year US UK Other Total 2003 486 53 41 580 2004 849 22 35 906 2005 846 23 28 897 2006 822 29 21 872 2007 904 47 10 961 2008 314 4 4 322 2009 149 1 0 150 2010 6 0 0 6 Total 4376 179 139 4694 Afghanistan Coalition Military Fatalities...
No, 9/11 is what caused our massive strikes in Afghanistan. Iraq was caused by the Iraqi leader Saddam, who repeatedly showedaggression toward the UN and his neighbors.
Answer 1 The government says it started because they were a threat to major countries due to their weapons of mass destruction (WMD) however once we invaded their country it was apparent we were all lied to because they possessed no wmds., then the US government had another excuse in which they...
The current "War in Iraq" is being fought, because Saddam Hussein had some weapons of mass destruction or (WMDs) that he wouldn't destroy, also George Bush accused him of having connections with terrorists.
Utilize the right tool for the job; then follow these three simple rules: 1. Study the enemy. 2. Conduct a reconnassance (intelligence gathering). 3. Equipment one's self for the mission. Law enforcement (the police) found out a long time ago, that when patrolling the streets in a marked police car...
To date, $830.2 billion dollars has been spent on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. In addition, $77.1 billion dollars have been requested in the recent supplemental that further fund these wars, for a total of $907.3 billion dollars. The national, state, and local numbers we provide are based on...
Sure, there must be peace between between Sunnis and Shiites if they are not already in peace. There is no reason for not being in peace. The Sunnis and Shiites two main Islam groups or schools are both Muslims. No one has the right to expel anyone out of Islam and to consider him/her unbeliever ...
bush told u.s troops to invade Iraq about 2000 troop invaded Iraq on march 3 2003
I'm sorry, but that's a very foolish question to ask. You can'tclaim that one country is "better" than another. Every nation isfull of its own people, history, and culture. They are all on anequal standing and all are full of beauty.
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yes, the world will be a safer place without Saddam Hussein because he attacked Kuwait for no reason.infact he fought for exaggeration.
George H. Bush (Commander in Chief) Richard Cheney aka: Dick Cheney (Secretary of Defense) Us Army Gen Colin Powell (Joint Chief of Staff) Michale P.W. Stone (Secretary of the Army) . Joint Task force Command deployed to the middle east. . GEN. Norman Schwarzkopf (Joint Forces CINC,...
Was hovering around the 5,000 mark.
In Iraq, people traditionally organize politically by their religious group. As a result, there have been numerous confrontations between Iraq's diverse population for political advantages. Among these conflicts exists a conflict between Sunni Arabs and Shiite Arab, especially near Baghdad where the...
\nUnwilling conscripts, general problems with morale both in the military and society, desertion, lower quality of conscripts.
1. Spending money-The new Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction report to Congress was released at the end of October 2009. It notes that Iraq is still having problems spending its budget. 2. Oil desposit not digged-Geologists and consultants have estimated that relatively unexplored...
Iran, France and United States.
4236, in Iraq.. 645, in Afghanistan.
Am not sure, but if we ever win the war with Iraq probably we will.
Iraq Coalition Military Fatalities By Year Year US UK Other Total 2003 486 53 41 580 2004 849 22 35 906 2005 846 23 28 897 2006 822 29 21 872 2007 904 47 10 961 2008 314 4 4 322 2009 149 1 0 150 2010 6 0 0 6 Total 4376 179 139 4694 Afghanistan Coalition Military Fatalities By Year Year US UK...
The 2003 invasion of Iraq, (from March 20 to May 1, 2003) was led by the United States, alongside the United Kingdom and smaller contingents from Australia, Denmark and Poland.
Prior to the 2010 fiscal year, it was funded under emergency supplemental funding, starting last year it was mostly funded under the regular budget with some supplemental funding.
1. During WWI, the US/allies were trying to defeat the Central Powers. 2. During WWII, the US/allies were trying to defeat the Axis Powers. 3. During the Korean War, the US/allies were trying to defeat the Communists. 4. During the Vietnam War, the US/allies were trying to defeat the...
There are two subjects one should never argue about: Religion and politics. Both topics are un-winnable.
i think that it kills 2 many people and that makes other countries or whatever want 2 join and end it so then even more people die and then that affects the population growth
Yes. The second US-Iraq war began on 2003 March 20. Bush declared an end to major combat on 2003 May 1 on the USS Abraham Lincoln.
Ever since the First Gulf War (1990), hardly a year goes by where we aren't inundated by rumors of re-instatement of a military draft. In December 2007, the Selective Service System announce that it plans to conduct a comprehensive test of the draft system sometime in 2009. This, coupled President...
there were 4,400 casualties in the war in iraq, and about 200,000 returned home, so your ratio would be just about 50:1
There is a second question, but I didn't have room. How might these differing conditions increase or decrease a sense of isolation, alienation and loneliness for the soldiers?
The main direct result of the Persian Gulf War of 1990-1991 was that Iraq was expelled from Kuwait and ceased to threaten oil exports from the Persian Gulf.
the war ended today. August 31, 2010
Feb 17, 2010 - There has been 4,380 marines killed in Iraq.
It is the ultimate act of evil to target innocent people for the reason that they are innocent.
The Vietnam War, like Korea, WWII, WWI, were largely fought by conscripted (drafted) men. Desert Storm, and the current Irag conflict has been fought by an all volunteer military.. The fact is that the majority of us that served in Vietnam,were RA (enlisted), especially in the early years,1960-1967....
The ramifications of any "profit making enterprise" is having the region of operations become so dangerous or unstable that not only are profits endangered, but leaving the area with THOSE profits in hand become impossible. Another words, for a capitalistic venture; if a company makes money, then...
In an unstable region, meeting the demands of "supply and demand" are what should be driving the marketeers. By meeting those needs, the mandatory necessities of adaptability & flexibilities should automatically be incorporated into their daily operations (daily routine/called SOP in the military)....
They were harbouring many of the Al Qaeda. The Al Qaeda were responsible for intentionally crashing aircraft into the Twin Towers in New York and into the Pentagon. And the attempt to fly another commercial airplane into yet another national monument on 9/11.
he voted against it, and people in the past, while America was still run bush, called for a swift withdrawal, but bush said it would cause too much 'instability' hope this helps.
The last US declared war was WWII.
U.S. Troop Casualties - 4,377 US troops; 98% male. 91% non-officers; 82% active duty, 11% National Guard; 74% Caucasian, 9% African-American, 11% Latino. 19% killed by non-hostile causes. 54% of US casualties were under 25 years old. 72% were from the US Army Non-U.S. Troop Casualties - Total 316...