Operation Iraqi Freedom


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Operation Iraqi Freedom

The official United States military name for the war between the U.S. and its allies and Saddam Hussein's Iraq and later various insurgent groups. Operation Iraqi Freedom removed Saddam Hussein, Iraq's dictator, from power. However, it created a significant power vacuum, which led to high levels of violence. Economically, it disrupted Iraq's oil production during a period of time in which oil prices quadrupled. Operation Iraqi Freedom lasted from 2003 to 2011; it was controversial both in the United States and abroad.
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Riley of Shrewsbury, has been deployed overseas to a forward-operating location in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Footage of the grisly, close-range battle that claimed soldiers' lives wasn't available, so such blanket coverage of the spectacular bombing runs of Operation Iraqi Freedom had the curious effect of making the unseen fact of American casualties seem elusive - unreal in the face of what otherwise seemed a wildly successful campaign.
The book is not intended to be a definitive history of what exactly occurred during Operation Iraqi Freedom, but an overview, according to its three coauthors.
Much of the cargos going to Operation Iraqi Freedom went to the port of Ash Shuaiba, Kuwait.
Data for this case study draw from tests, exercises, and combat operations in Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom.
SDDC Southwest Asia is responsible for all surface deployment and distribution in Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Operating in the Gulf was complex because of the sheer magnitude of the forces," said Marsh, who led all coalition amphibious forces during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
They attacked mass transit facilities in countries (Britain and Spain) that supported Operation Iraqi Freedom, and "killed more than 180 Russian school children in Beslan" even though "The government of Russia did not support Operation Iraqi Freedom.
WASHINGTON -- The Defense Department's top transportation and supply organizations have joined forces to fix a combat supply system that at times didn't perform well during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
We will form the core of the newly designated Surface Deployment Distribution Command, Southwest Asia, a unit primarily engaged in managing port and ocean terminal operations in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom," said Harvey.
The system has been combat-proven in both Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom.
Johnson, director of military programs, United States Army Corps of Engineers, with duty as commander, Gulf Region Division/United States Deputy to the director, Program Management Office, Coalition Provisional Authority, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Iraq, to director, Installation Management Agency, Arlington, Virginia.
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