U.S. troops conduct a training exercise in 2003.
CIA Agents Were On The Ground Before We Invaded Iraq, And They Knew It Was Going To Be A Clusterf*@k
Months before war was declared, a covert team of CIA paramilitaries and Green Berets slipped unnoticed into northern Iraq. They surveyed the battlespace, struck a deal with the enemy — and foresaw the disaster to come.
Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, speaks during a ceremony marking Police Day at the police academy in Baghdad, Iraq,
Iraq’s Prime Minister Demands A Full Investigation Into 2003 US-Led Invasion
In a pointed statement to the United States, Iraq’s prime minister told reporters he is demanding a detailed account of the lead-up to the 2003 invasion of Iraq.