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The War in Iraq
Last Updated: Sep 19th, 2011 - 19:28:10

 


Defend America - News
By Cynthia Kirkeby
Jul 20, 2011, 10:28am



Defend America is an excellent site created to inform the American people of current events in the war against terrorism. There is an enormous amount to explore on this site! Here are a few of the highlights:

Send your thanks to the military - At the time of this posting, over eight million people have signed a greeting to the soldiers overseas. Add your signature or see how many have currently signed this virtual card.

Military Systems and Equipment - What weapons, equipment, and machinery is being used in the war against terrorism? This page details many of our current bombers, fighters, ships, and munitions, just to name a few. If you’re the tech type, this is a great section to explore.

Profiles
If you’d rather read about the human factor in the war, then be sure to read some of thee profiles of the men and women that protect our country.

Fallen Warriors
Who has lost their lives serving our country in the war on terrorism? Take a look at the current roster of these brave men and women.

Iraq - Facing The Threat
This “backgrounder” covers “who is Saddam Hussein,” “Iraq’s Quest for Nuclear Weapons,” “Iraq’s Biological Warfare Agents,” and leads to additional articles on the subject of Iraq.

No-Fly Zones - Iraqi Violations
How many violations constitute a breach? Iraq fired on international troops over 1600 since 2000.

Be sure to explore all of the resources this site has to offer. There’s much more here than just the current news on the front page.



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