Ending the War in Iraq

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Ending the War in Iraq for our Military Troops

Point Paper Final

Bernetta Epps

Contemporary International Problems-POL300

Ending the War in Iraq for our Military Troops

Brief Background

It all begin on September 11, 2001 (now known as 9/11) when 19 Islamist terrorist hijacked four American commercial passenger jet airliners. New our City Twin Towers were the first to be hit. One plane hit one tower and half hour later; a second plane hit the other tower. Everyone on board was killed along with thousands on the towers and surrounding the area. The impact of both airplanes caused both towers to collapse. The third plane hit the Pentagon in Washington D.C. also killing everyone on board. The fourth plane crashed into a field with no survivors. There were a total of 2,974 people who were killed in this attack on the United States. Ninety countries lost citizens to the attack at the world trade center in New York. The United States of America was under attack by terrorist. The United States was not prepared, did not see it coming and had to gain control. President George W. Bush announced to hic country we were now going to war. President Bush sent our military troops over to Iraq to fight for three main reasons.
First, Bush sent the troops over to Iraq to find weapons of mass destruction. Second, Iraq had sponsored the terrorism that happened on 9/11. And third, to capture Osama Bin Laden. The United States military troops were to be a war for how long it took to accomplished these tasks placed upon them. The United States military troops have been over Iraq fighting for our country since 2001 and its now time we bring them home.

Current Issues with Military troops being in Iraq

When the wars in Iraq first begin, President Bush sent 140,000 troops over to Iraq to fight. The United States military troops have had many difficulties…...

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