Five Years At War

March 2008
Weekly Reader News - Senior;3/7/2008, Vol. 86 Issue 21, p4
The article looks at the developments in the Iraqi war since its beginning on March 20, 2003. It highlights some of the major events during such 5-year period, including the capture of former Iraqui leader Saddam Hussein in December 2003, and the rise of Al Qaeda who was allegedly responsible for the September 11, 2001 attacks. U.S. President George W. Bush reportedly believes that the U.S. is winning the war and hopes for a greater progress in 2008.


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