Iraq war

The Iraq War (March 20, 2003 to present), is an ongoing war that began with the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq in 2003. The coalition overthrew Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein and occupied Iraq in an attempt to establish a new regime. The coalition has been unsuccessful at restoring order, facing an the Iraqi insurgency, which has led to civil war between Sunni and Shia Iraqis, As of 2007, a growing number of coalition nations have decided to withdraw troops from Iraq. Under Prime Minister Jean Cretien, Canada declined to participate in the Iraq War, but did participate in the war on terror by sending Canadian troops to Afganistan.

war on terror, George Bush, Islamic fundamentalism, civil war


[+] Canada would still be in Afghanistan if Harper was in charge.

[+] Canada should stay away from this mess.

[+] Canada should send Peacekeepers to Iraq.