We went to war with Iraq again because the government suspected Saddam Hussein of aiding terrorists and having an arsenal of Weapons of Mass Destruction (Nuclear, Biological[smallpox], and Chemical[nerve gas])
How many soldiers are involved in the Iraq war?
None at the present time. US has withdrawn its troops. At the height of hostilities there were close to 175,000 US troops in Iraq, during the surge of 2007. The number of Iraqi troops is unknown, but estimated to have been between half and three quarters of a million. Probably most of them were involved in the defense of Iraq. ...
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How many wars is the us involved in currently?
The US (as of March 22, 2011) is involved in 2 wars, in Iraq, and Afghanistan. Some people think we are at war in Libya, but our government has not declared war on Libya and we don't even have ground troops there! ...
Who were the main people involved in the Iraq War?
For the US: President George Bush VP Dick Cheney SectDef Donald Rumsfeld For the UK: Prime Minister Tony Blair For Iraq: President Saddam Hussein ...