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when did this start?
On March 19, 2003 (march 20, bagdad time)
Who was all involved??
The United States and the United Kingdom were the biggest power houses. There were also some smaller coalition forces.
Why did we go to war??
To disarm Iraq from its weapons and remove the Iraqi Regime from power, headed by Saddam Husein.
Are there different names for Operation Iraqi freedom for different countries?
For the British troops it is called Operation Telic. For the Australian Troops it is called Operation Falconer.
what is the first objective for goin to war??
1. to end the regime of Saddam Hussein
What is the second objective?
2. to identify, isolate, and eliminate, Iraq's weapons of mass destruction
what is the third objective??
3. to search for, to capture, and to drive out all terrorists from the country
What is the 4th?
4. to collect intelligence related to terrorist networks
What is the 5th objective??
5. to collect such intelligence as is related to the global network of illicit weapons of mass destruction
What is the 6th objective??
6. to end sanctions and to immediately deliver humanitarian support to the displaced and to many needed citizens.
What is the 7th objective??
7. to secure Iraq's oil fields and resources, which belong to the Iraqi people
What is the 8th objective??
8. to help the Iraqi people create conditions for a trasition to a representative self- government.
Has there ever been a special operation as big as this??
Operation Iraqi Freedom consisted of the largest special operations force since the Vietnam War.