Iraq War

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Iraq War

n.
A protracted military conflict in Iraq that began in 2003 with an attack by a coalition of forces led by the United States and that resulted in the overthrow of Saddam Hussein's regime. US combat troops were withdrawn in 2010.
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Her ongoing focus includes advocacy for Iraqis displaced in Iraq, Jordan, Syria and other countries after the 2003 Iraq conflict, and for the millions of Syrians displaced since the onset of the 2011 Syrian civil war.
And the year ended with startling revelations about another war - the 2003 Iraq conflict which is now the subject of a wide-ranging inquiry under Sir John Chilcot.
The air museum tells the story of military aircraft from World War One to the 2003 Iraq conflict.
Ms Short served in the Cabinet which oversaw the 2003 Iraq conflict but resigned in protest at the way the aftermath was handled.