How Many Troops are in Iraq?

The Iraq War, also called Operation Iraqi Freedom, began on March 20, 2003 when UN, US and UK officials believed that Iraq was still producing (Weapons of Mass Destruction) WMD. There are an estimates 140,000 troops in Iraq at this time time. President Obama has proposed an 18 month pullout plan that would leave only 40,000-50,000 to help support the Iraqi military.