Anniversary of Operation Iraqi Freedom

March 20, 2022 marks the 18th Anniversary of the Start of Operation Iraqi Freedom.  

“In March 2003, U.S. forces invaded Iraq vowing to destroy Iraqi weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and end the dictatorial rule of Saddam Hussein.”
https://www.cfr.org/timeline/iraq-war 

Learn more:
https://www.history.navy.mil/content/history/nhhc/browse-by-topic/wars-conflicts-and-operations/middle-east/operation-iraqi-freedom.html