Iraq War

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Iraq War:

see under Persian Gulf WarsPersian Gulf Wars,
two conflicts involving Iraq and U.S.-led coalitions in the late 20th and early 21st cent.

The First Persian Gulf War, also known as the Gulf War, Jan.–Feb.
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The Iraq War and Its Consequences offers an interesting mix of articles short and long, brief and thorough, from big names and lesser-known authors, written shortly before or after the 2003 Iraq war. It goes without saying that it is therefore uneven in quality.
During the 2003 Iraq war, Kenyon defused nearly 80 crates of explosives near a recently-captured bridge.
During the 2003 Iraq war, Kenyon was feted for his bravery for defusing nearly 80 crates of explosives placed near a recently-captured enemy bridge.
Francis DeBlauwe is a Mesopotamian archaeologist who maintains the 2003 Iraq War and Archaeology Web site.
A 2010 Washington Post article authored by former Army Intelligence Officer Jeff Stein features a detailed account of how the CIA admittedly filmed a fake Bin Laden video during the run up to the 2003 Iraq war.
Sir John Chilcot has told David Cameron there is "no realistic prospect" of the findings of his inquiry into the 2003 Iraq War being published before the election.
This has created a serious fear in the heart of the Kurdish Street that the Iraqi forces deployed to those areas might not act impartially when protecting the people of those areas, and those displaced Kurds who have returned to their places of origin after the 2003 Iraq War fear that they might face oppression and pressure and then the area will become unstable again and result in other things.
Former United Nations chief weapons inspector Hans Blix accuses Tony Blair today of 'exercising spin' in the run-up to the 2003 Iraq war. Mr Blix says that the Prime Minister and those involved in compiling the Government's dossier on Iraq, which was used to justify the war, had replaced question marks with exclamation marks.
The expected announcement today comes just weeks before the fourth anniversary of the launch of the 2003 Iraq War on March 19.
FURIOUS MPs have demanded that Sir John Chilcot gives a date for the publication of his long-awaited report into the 2003 Iraq War.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Tony Blair may face war crimes charges arising from the findings of a public inquiry into the role Britain played in the 2003 Iraq war, according to the House of Lords.
Saudi Arabia, a US ally alarmed by Iran's growing regional influence since the 2003 Iraq war and Tehran's links with Syria, Hizbullah and the Palestinian Hamas group, has tried for two years to persuade Damascus to loosen its alliance with Iran.