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Iraq War
The Gulf War
Kuwait
Iraq
President George H. W. Bush
(August 2, 1990- February 28 1991) Operation Desert Shield, w…
Where Saddam Hussein invaded in 1990 for its oil reserves
Where the Americans invaded because of "weapons of mass destr…
President in power when The Gulf War was declared
The Gulf War
(August 2, 1990- February 28 1991) Operation Desert Shield, w…
Kuwait
Where Saddam Hussein invaded in 1990 for its oil reserves
The war in Iraq
After 9/11, What did President Bush st…
What did Vice President Cheney state?
What was called for when the U.S. trie…
When did U.S. invade Iraq?
that the country of iraq had weapons of mass destruction and…
that Iraq had a connection to Al- Qaeda and an attack on the…
an attack on Iraq if their leader Saddam Hussein did not disarm
March 2Oth, 2003
After 9/11, What did President Bush st…
that the country of iraq had weapons of mass destruction and…
What did Vice President Cheney state?
that Iraq had a connection to Al- Qaeda and an attack on the…
29 terms
Iraq War
Project for a New American Century (PN…
George HW Bush
"Office of Special Plans"
For Iraq war
Neoconservative think tank focused on US foreign policy... "Stat…
"Trying to eliminate Saddam...would have incurred incalculabl…
Pentagon unit created by Wolfowitz and Feith, headed by Rumsf…
Dems - Biden, Clinton, Kerry, Reid; Reps - Graham, Santorum
Project for a New American Century (PN…
Neoconservative think tank focused on US foreign policy... "Stat…
George HW Bush
"Trying to eliminate Saddam...would have incurred incalculabl…
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IRAQ WAR
iraq got interdependence (british stil…
launched air attacks and invasion of i…
invades kuwait after deny request for…
resolution 678 - destruction of WMDs... r…
1932
september 1980
august 1990
1991-2003
iraq got interdependence (british stil…
1932
launched air attacks and invasion of i…
september 1980
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Iraq war
Tony Blair
Saddam Hussein
President Bush
Colin Powell
prime minister of the united kingdom 1997-2007
president of Iraq 1979-2003
presdient of the USA 2001-2009
Us secretary of state
Tony Blair
prime minister of the united kingdom 1997-2007
Saddam Hussein
president of Iraq 1979-2003
Iraq War
Osama Bin Laden
Kuwait
Saddam Hussein
Taliban
Arab terrorist who established al-Qaeda (born in 1957)
Country that Saddam Hussein for its rich oil resources
Iraqi leader who waged war against Iran
A group of fundamentalist Muslims who took control of Afghani…
Osama Bin Laden
Arab terrorist who established al-Qaeda (born in 1957)
Kuwait
Country that Saddam Hussein for its rich oil resources
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Iraq War
McLaughlin... #1... "outlined the Bush admi…
McLaughlin... #2... "...was that Iraq stopp…
McLaughlin... #3... "The U.S. then demanded…
McLaughlin... #4... "Many top U.S. official…
The author explains that the U.S. claims to be justified in t…
The author explains that Iraq did not hold weapons of mass de…
The author states the U.S. did not exercise other solutions t…
The author explains that a high percentage of troops, 72, bel…
McLaughlin... #1... "outlined the Bush admi…
The author explains that the U.S. claims to be justified in t…
McLaughlin... #2... "...was that Iraq stopp…
The author explains that Iraq did not hold weapons of mass de…
16 terms
Iraq War
great britain
ba'thist party
iraqi regime
Saddam Hussein
allie
politcal party that was concentrated under Husseins power, no…
not an allie
president of Iraq, was captured by US and got executed
great britain
allie
ba'thist party
politcal party that was concentrated under Husseins power, no…
Iraq war
Militia
Mosque
conqueror
acknowledge
Military force whose members are trained soldiers but who oft…
Muslim house of prayer and worship
Across the city, on the walls of hundreds of homes and abando…
accept, admit, or recognize something, or the truth or existe…
Militia
Military force whose members are trained soldiers but who oft…
Mosque
Muslim house of prayer and worship
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Iraq War
McLaughlin... #1... "outlined the Bush admi…
McLaughlin... #2... "...was that Iraq stopp…
McLaughlin... #3... "The U.S. then demanded…
McLaughlin... #4... "Many top U.S. official…
The author explains that the U.S. claims to be justified in t…
The author explains that Iraq did not hold weapons of mass de…
The author states the U.S. did not exercise other solutions t…
The author explains that a high percentage of troops, 72, bel…
McLaughlin... #1... "outlined the Bush admi…
The author explains that the U.S. claims to be justified in t…
McLaughlin... #2... "...was that Iraq stopp…
The author explains that Iraq did not hold weapons of mass de…
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IRAQ war
Started
President
About how many died
Allies of .U.S.
2003
George W Bush
500,000
Britain and smaller countries
Started
2003
President
George W Bush
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Iraq War
Historical Background
Options
Arguments for
Arguments against
1) US wins cold war, rogue states are issue... 2) War to push Sa…
1) Status Quo: containment and sanctions, no change... 2) Engage…
1) morality: Saddam awful, iraqis would be better off without…
1) Security: containment and deterrence will work, had worked…
Historical Background
1) US wins cold war, rogue states are issue... 2) War to push Sa…
Options
1) Status Quo: containment and sanctions, no change... 2) Engage…
Iraq War
what was Iraq's first act of war on th…
what was operation Desert Storm in 1991?
what did Saddam Hussein agree to in re…
Who stopped the attempted assassinatio…
"Rogue forces" attacked the USS Stark
A fake on the coast that brought the army in and a flank from…
remove chemical weapons, will not develop nukes, will pay war…
The Saudi Arabian Secret Service
what was Iraq's first act of war on th…
"Rogue forces" attacked the USS Stark
what was operation Desert Storm in 1991?
A fake on the coast that brought the army in and a flank from…
War in Iraq
Brown v. Board of Education
Key people
Virginia's response
National Association for the Advanceme…
Supreme Court decision that segregated schools are unequal an…
•Thurgood Marshall: NAACP Legal Defense Team... •... Oliver Hill:…
•... Massive Resistance Closing some schools... : ... •... Establishment…
Challenged segregation in the courts.
Brown v. Board of Education
Supreme Court decision that segregated schools are unequal an…
Key people
•Thurgood Marshall: NAACP Legal Defense Team... •... Oliver Hill:…
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War in Iraq
Results of war in iraq
Iran Iraq War
Persian Gulf War
War in Iraq
Put on path to democracy (future unclear)... Hussein (brutal dic…
1980-88... Hussein feared ayatollah would cause Shia Iraqis to r…
Jan-Feb 1991... Hussein conquered Kuwait, government and citizen…
2003-2011... Us invades Iraq ... Fear of wmds... Fear of terrorists... Hu…
Results of war in iraq
Put on path to democracy (future unclear)... Hussein (brutal dic…
Iran Iraq War
1980-88... Hussein feared ayatollah would cause Shia Iraqis to r…
IRAQ WAR
Human rights record of Saddam Hussain?…
What was in UN Resolution 678?
What was in UN Resolution 688?
What did Saddam Hussein do 1991-2003?
-carried out a brutal purge of anyone who could threaten him,…
-Destruction of all WMDs.... -Allow inspections teams.... -Pay repa…
-Stop oppression of own people.... -No fly zones declared over t…
He blocked the UN weapons inspectors, and built better relati…
Human rights record of Saddam Hussain?…
-carried out a brutal purge of anyone who could threaten him,…
What was in UN Resolution 678?
-Destruction of all WMDs.... -Allow inspections teams.... -Pay repa…
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The War in Iraq
Key dates of Iraq War: Oct 2, 2002
Key dates of Iraq War: March 19, 2003
Key dates of Iraq War: April 9, 2003
Key dates of Iraq War: May 1, 2003
Congress authorizes Iraq war
Combat begins
Hussein's regime toppled
George W. Bush says "mission accomplished"
Key dates of Iraq War: Oct 2, 2002
Congress authorizes Iraq war
Key dates of Iraq War: March 19, 2003
Combat begins
The Iraq War
Start of the Iraq war
WMD in Iraq
WMD search
Saddam Hussein captured
March 20, 2003
Allied forces feel threatened when they hear of banned weapon…
America claims to have proof of weapons of mass destruction i…
After over nine months of searching American soldiers find Sa…
Start of the Iraq war
March 20, 2003
WMD in Iraq
Allied forces feel threatened when they hear of banned weapon…
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War in Iraq
Containment of Iraq (prewar)
Impacts from 911
Road to war with Iraq
Political effects of the war in Iraq
- Military force... - Economic sanctions... - Weapon inspections
- Bush doctrine: an aggressive policy to fight terrorism... - Ax…
- US government suspects Iraq has "weapons of mass destructio…
- pros - some happy with the fall of Saddam, parliamentary el…
Containment of Iraq (prewar)
- Military force... - Economic sanctions... - Weapon inspections
Impacts from 911
- Bush doctrine: an aggressive policy to fight terrorism... - Ax…
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War in Iraq
Justification
Countries for
Countries Against
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Weapons of nass destruction... Oppressive doctator ... Bringin demo…
US Poland UK Australia
France Russia China
Saddams gov toppled
Justification
Weapons of nass destruction... Oppressive doctator ... Bringin demo…
Countries for
US Poland UK Australia
war in Iraq
one cause of the war in Iraq #1
one cause of the war in Iraq#2
one cause of the war in Iraq #3
what did we find out about Iraq
belief that Iraq held weapons of mass destruction
belief that Iraq supported terrorism
Iraq refused to work with un
they did not have weapons of mass destruction
one cause of the war in Iraq #1
belief that Iraq held weapons of mass destruction
one cause of the war in Iraq#2
belief that Iraq supported terrorism
The Iraq War
21st of march 2003
9th of April 2003
june 2003
he led the shi'ite militia known as th…
when did the coalition forces invade?
on what date did the coalition forces have control of bagdad?
when did the US begin the counter insurgency?
who was Muqutada al-sadar?
21st of march 2003
when did the coalition forces invade?
9th of April 2003
on what date did the coalition forces have control of bagdad?
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War in iraq
True
Disarm them... Take over gov... Replace Sadd…
That they have weapons of mass destruc…
Purported Iraqi gov links to al Qaeda…
T or f: iraq is a diverse country
What are our four ambitions with the war in iraq
What is the biggest justification given for us invading iraq
What are some other justification
True
T or f: iraq is a diverse country
Disarm them... Take over gov... Replace Sadd…
What are our four ambitions with the war in iraq
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Iraq war
1979
July 1982
1991
15 August 2001
Saddam Hussein became president of Iraq
Dujail massacre kills 148 shi'a arabs
UN resolution 687
Operation phantom strike
1979
Saddam Hussein became president of Iraq
July 1982
Dujail massacre kills 148 shi'a arabs
Iraq war
case
justify
overstate
threat
případ, věc
ospravedlnit
přehánět
hrozba
case
případ, věc
justify
ospravedlnit
23 terms
iraq war
resolution 678
resolution 688
saddam's response to resolution 688
saddam's response to resolution 678
Saddam Hussein had to get rid of all his WMD's and let the UN…
To stop Saddam oppressing his own people... no fly zones over th…
-the economic sanctions from before were not bothering him, t…
-he blocked them out so they were unable to check for his WMD…
resolution 678
Saddam Hussein had to get rid of all his WMD's and let the UN…
resolution 688
To stop Saddam oppressing his own people... no fly zones over th…
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Iraq war
Tony Blair
Saddam Hussein
President Bush
Colin Powell
prime minister of the united kingdom 1997-2007
president of Iraq 1979-2003
presdient of the USA 2001-2009
Us secretary of state
Tony Blair
prime minister of the united kingdom 1997-2007
Saddam Hussein
president of Iraq 1979-2003
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The Iraq War:
Began in...
Was lead by...
Happened because...
At the same time...
2003
America and Uk ... (Bush and Blair)
Iraq had suspected weapons of mass destruction which threaten…
Saddam Hussein (leader) was abusing the human rights of the I…
Began in...
2003
Was lead by...
America and Uk ... (Bush and Blair)
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Iraq War
Why did the multi-national force invad…
Why was there opposition in many count…
Was the invasion legal?
How was the invasion completed so quic…
-Saddam Hussein had Weapons of Mass Destruction... Didn't allow…
-Coalition of the Willing: ... 2003 Bush referred to supporting…
-Case against:... It was legal because-... UN resolution relating b…
Iraq forces no match: poor equipment... Coalition had air power…
Why did the multi-national force invad…
-Saddam Hussein had Weapons of Mass Destruction... Didn't allow…
Why was there opposition in many count…
-Coalition of the Willing: ... 2003 Bush referred to supporting…
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The war in Iraq
After 9/11 what did Bush think that Ir…
When did the us invade Iraq
What did they find out
When and why was Saddam Hussein captur…
Wepons of mas distuction ... T... Iraq had a condction to Al-Qaede
20th 2003 march
There was no connection between the too and that there were n…
He was part of the insurgey and was captured in 2003 and exec…
After 9/11 what did Bush think that Ir…
Wepons of mas distuction ... T... Iraq had a condction to Al-Qaede
When did the us invade Iraq
20th 2003 march
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war in Iraq
*unilateral
*preventative
why did the U.S. invade Iraq?
unilateral & preventative
(of an action or decision) performed by or affecting only one…
...
-WMDs... -Post 9/11... -Bush war ... -"finish the job": George H.W. Bu…
Iraq war was unilateral and preventative, wanted to prevent S…
*unilateral
(of an action or decision) performed by or affecting only one…
*preventative
...
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The Iraq war
What year did Hussain come to power?
What people did Hussain favour?
Why did the American government attack…
Why did George W Bush want to invade a…
1979
Sunni rather that the shai
Because the Iraq army attacked Kuwait as they had oil which t…
He wanted Hussain out of office... Wanted to finish what his fa…
What year did Hussain come to power?
1979
What people did Hussain favour?
Sunni rather that the shai
Iraq Iran War
1919
1952
1953
1958
British mandate over Iraq
Shared oil profits between Iraqi government/British controlle…
Overthrow of Mossadeq's government
Army coup overthrows monarchy, establishes republic
1919
British mandate over Iraq
1952
Shared oil profits between Iraqi government/British controlle…
Gulf War (Iraq War)
Why did the first war start?
What were the conditions of the peace…
Why did Bush start the second war? (wh…
What are his 3 main reasons stated in…
The Gulf War began when Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait.
The terms were that Iraq would recognize the country's sovere…
The US started the second Gulf War (Bush) because they had we…
• Iraq had weapons of mass destruction... • They had al-Qaeda... •…
Why did the first war start?
The Gulf War began when Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait.
What were the conditions of the peace…
The terms were that Iraq would recognize the country's sovere…
Hellenistic period and Iraq War
Hellenic Period (ca.3500-338 B.C.E)
Hellenistic Period (ca.336-100 B.C.E)
Philip ll, King of Macedonia
Leauge of Corinth
-Aegean civilizations-Minoans, Mycenaeans ... -Greece's Dark Age…
-From Polis to Monarchy... -Alexander the great... -Spreading of gr…
-When the greeks were weak from their civil war the king took…
-He formed the Corinth league with the purpose of freeing gre…
Hellenic Period (ca.3500-338 B.C.E)
-Aegean civilizations-Minoans, Mycenaeans ... -Greece's Dark Age…
Hellenistic Period (ca.336-100 B.C.E)
-From Polis to Monarchy... -Alexander the great... -Spreading of gr…
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Iraq/Civil WAr
`Marketplace of Ideas'
threat inflation
Lusaka Agreement
Mobutu, Kabila
Author: Kaufmann failure of this led to Iraq war... nonevaluati…
1. claims that go against logic, or what is possible, 2 a con…
Ended two wars in africa... 1. soverienty of DRC is agreed... 2. al…
MObutu was the king of Ziare who was overthrown by Kabila sup…
`Marketplace of Ideas'
Author: Kaufmann failure of this led to Iraq war... nonevaluati…
threat inflation
1. claims that go against logic, or what is possible, 2 a con…
The First Iraq War - 1991
Iran
$100 billion
1980 - 1988
Oil
Prior to the Gulf war in 1991, Iraq had been in a war with....?
How much did Iraq owe foreign countries after their war with…
Which years did the Iraqi war with Iran last between?
What was Iraq's main export to prevent an economic crisis aft…
Iran
Prior to the Gulf war in 1991, Iraq had been in a war with....?
$100 billion
How much did Iraq owe foreign countries after their war with…
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Iraq war terms
containment
no-fly zone
sanctions
infrastructure
to keep something from expanding, or leaving a specific area
area of sky where aircrafts are not allowed to fly over
1) a penalty for not obeying an international law... 2) official…
a system of basic organizational structures (like buildings,…
containment
to keep something from expanding, or leaving a specific area
no-fly zone
area of sky where aircrafts are not allowed to fly over
Iraq War Terms
Desert Storm
Iraqi Freedom
WMD
Pre Emptive Strike
1991, the first "Persian Gulf War" between US and Iraq prompt…
2003, the second "Persian Gulf War" between US and Iraq follo…
Biological, chemical, and nuclear weapons Iraq and Saddam Hus…
Follow the attacks of 9/11, stated reason to strike first (in…
Desert Storm
1991, the first "Persian Gulf War" between US and Iraq prompt…
Iraqi Freedom
2003, the second "Persian Gulf War" between US and Iraq follo…
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Iraq War Quiz Review
Humanness
The Surge
France
S. Hussein
Includes bias and perspective (can influence the author and t…
President Bush's solution to growing violence in Iraq, effect…
Country that did not support US invasion and occupation
Violated human rights in Iraq: secret prisons, intimidation,…
Humanness
Includes bias and perspective (can influence the author and t…
The Surge
President Bush's solution to growing violence in Iraq, effect…
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Iran - Iraq War Game
START.....
LONG TERM CAUSES
LAND AS A THEATRE OF WAR
ECONOMIC CHANGES
Iran: Shii ... Iraq: Sunni... Shatt al-Arab... 1975 Algiers Agreement
Trench Warfare... Machine Guns... Chemical Warfare: Iraq... Attack acr…
Loss of Financial Resources... Total War... Oil Value falls
"the war was more immediately the result of poor political ju…
START.....
Iran: Shii ... Iraq: Sunni... Shatt al-Arab... 1975 Algiers Agreement
LONG TERM CAUSES
Trench Warfare... Machine Guns... Chemical Warfare: Iraq... Attack acr…
The Iran-Iraq War
Saddam Hussein
UN Resolution 598
Cost of 8 year War
Iran-Iraq War
- Iraq dictator started middle eastern wars... -1980... -no winner…
- the end of the war between Iraq and Iran
- half a million civilians... - possible twice as more troops on…
1. -Long war longer than both world wars... -Iran did not want t…
Saddam Hussein
- Iraq dictator started middle eastern wars... -1980... -no winner…
UN Resolution 598
- the end of the war between Iraq and Iran
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9. Iran Iraq War
Iraqi History
Iranian History
Sunni vs Shia
Baath Party
- Pre-Islamic rival Persian & Babylonian empires... - Arab/Musli…
- Persian Empire (550-330 BC) then largest ever... - Islamic con…
- Sunni see themselves as orthodox Islam... - 'Ahl al-Sunna', pe…
- Arab nationalist, pan-Arabism, Arab socialist & anti-imperi…
Iraqi History
- Pre-Islamic rival Persian & Babylonian empires... - Arab/Musli…
Iranian History
- Persian Empire (550-330 BC) then largest ever... - Islamic con…
Iraq War Study Guide
What was Saddam Hussein (5th Iraq pres…
What were the two programs that Saddam…
What happened to all the weapons made…
What did the U.S do after the destruct…
He was using chemical warfare against Iranian and Kurdish civ…
Biological weapons and a nuclear weapons program.
The United Nations located and destroyed most of them through…
They called for a Withdraw of all UN and IAEA inspectors (in…
What was Saddam Hussein (5th Iraq pres…
He was using chemical warfare against Iranian and Kurdish civ…
What were the two programs that Saddam…
Biological weapons and a nuclear weapons program.
8 terms
Iran-Iraq War
Goal
Comflicts
Invasion
The War on Drugs
Dominance if persian gulf
Arabs vs Persians ... Sunnis vs Shiites ... Ayatollah Khomeini was…
Saddam Hussein invaded Iran
Iraq used chemical weapons
Goal
Dominance if persian gulf
Comflicts
Arabs vs Persians ... Sunnis vs Shiites ... Ayatollah Khomeini was…
Iran & Iraq War
Iran - Iraq War Casualities:
Iraqi Invasion Begins (Sept 22, 1980):
Iran take over Khorramshahr (May 1982):
Iraqi Retreat (June, 1982):
- The conflict between these neighboring Middle Eastern contr…
- With a surprise attack lead to quick gain, and iraq immedia…
This is the key Iraqi defeat that compelled Saddam to retreat…
Saddam was aware that his troops was weak and demoralized aft…
Iran - Iraq War Casualities:
- The conflict between these neighboring Middle Eastern contr…
Iraqi Invasion Begins (Sept 22, 1980):
- With a surprise attack lead to quick gain, and iraq immedia…
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Iraq War 2003-2016
2003
2004
2005
2006
USA/Britain troops invade Iraq;... - regime of Saddam Hussein sw…
-nuclear investigation led by the USA ... -USA authorities trans…
-national elections are held ... *undeclared civil war due to vi…
new government leader put into power (Shia leader & majority)…
2003
USA/Britain troops invade Iraq;... - regime of Saddam Hussein sw…
2004
-nuclear investigation led by the USA ... -USA authorities trans…
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International Relations: Iraq War
September 11, 2001
October 7, 2001
November 14, 2001
January 29, 2002
Terrorist attacks against the World Trade Center and the Pent…
United States strikes targets in Afghanistan in order rot ous…
United States announces overthrow of Taliban from power in Af…
President George W. Bush labels Iraq, Iran, and North Korea m…
September 11, 2001
Terrorist attacks against the World Trade Center and the Pent…
October 7, 2001
United States strikes targets in Afghanistan in order rot ous…
MWH: War in Iraq
containment
sanctions
UN Resolution 1441
Colin Powell
making sure Iraq relies on itself, blocks it from other count…
international trade
offered Saddam Hussein to follow U.S.'s orders or else the U.…
presented to United Nations why U.S. should go to war in Iraq
containment
making sure Iraq relies on itself, blocks it from other count…
sanctions
international trade
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History: Iraq War
Causes
Other motives
UN and other concerns
The invasion
Persian gulf war 1991... WMDs - Hans Blix... Saddam Hussein rejecte…
Needed someone to blame after 9/11... Oil Iraq had 9% of world o…
Resolution 1441 - "serious consequences"... France, Russia and C…
Very quick - less than a month ... 130,000 US troops and 30,000…
Causes
Persian gulf war 1991... WMDs - Hans Blix... Saddam Hussein rejecte…
Other motives
Needed someone to blame after 9/11... Oil Iraq had 9% of world o…
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