did we invade Iraq or Afghanistan first after september 11th?
After September 11th, 2001, we invaded Afghanistan first. October 7th, 2001 marked the start of Operation Enduring Freedom as U.S and British forces began the bombing of Afghanistan. The war in Iraq, also called the Second Persian Gulf War, began on March 20th, 2003.
Updated on Wednesday, February 01 2012 at 11:02PM EST