Is America Winning The War Of Iraq?

3156 Words Feb 16th, 2015 13 Pages
Ryan Atty
Mr. Hance
Research Paper
December 16, 2014 Is America Winning the War in Iraq? “What a cruel thing is war: to separate and destroy families and friends, and mar the purest joys and happiness God has granted us in this world; to fill our hearts with hatred instead of love for our neighbors, and to devastate the fair face of this beautiful world.” Said Robert E. Lee. Who actually wins in war? In a sense, war is the killing of our own brothers & sisters. The fact that war is used to resolve political issues is sickening. Our newest generations are being born into this world thinking that war is common and necessary depending on the circumstances when it’s not. It’s obvious what this means, it only means more war is to come and this is only the beginning of our ending. War may very well be the end of the human race if the things continue to go the way they are today. Unfortunately America engaged in war with the Middle East to provide support for Iraqi forces, help to take down Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, and to help build a democracy style government in the Middle East, in a controversial war. March 20th, 2003 was the beginning of the invasion, in a hot pursuit to Baghdad, Iraq’s capital, which was thought to be where Hussein was being harbored. Undermanned 150,000 troops to Iraq’s 400,000 troops & rebel civilians, America made a strategy that would work efficiently, and would also result in less as many possible causalities. Although America was…

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