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Iraq
Baghdad
Fuad Masum
Haider al-Abadi
Arabic
Capital of Iraq
President of Iraq
Prime Minister of Iraq
One of the official languages of Iraq
Baghdad
Capital of Iraq
Fuad Masum
President of Iraq
Iraq
What was Iraq known as before?
Iraq is known as the birthplace of.....
Landforms
The Abbasid Palace, Baghdad
Mesopotamia, which means between the two rivers, more exactly…
civilization
mountains and sand
The last remaining palace, over looks the Tigris River. ... The…
What was Iraq known as before?
Mesopotamia, which means between the two rivers, more exactly…
Iraq is known as the birthplace of.....
civilization
17 terms
Iraq
Iraq's capital
Sumerians
Ottoman Empire
British took over
Baghdad
they settled in Mesopotamia
in 1500 Mesopotamia became a part of the empire
Iraq in 1932
Iraq's capital
Baghdad
Sumerians
they settled in Mesopotamia
15 terms
Iraq
Kurds
Sunnis
Shi'ites
embargo
Minority ethnic group in Iraq and other Middle Eastern countr…
Muslims who follow the Sunni branch; minority in Iraq (32-37%…
Muslims who follow the Shia branch; make up the majority (60-…
to place an ban, or limits on trade (often used by the U.N. t…
Kurds
Minority ethnic group in Iraq and other Middle Eastern countr…
Sunnis
Muslims who follow the Sunni branch; minority in Iraq (32-37%…
8 terms
Iraq
Baghdad
Tigris and Euphrates
Shia and Sunni
Persian Gulf
What is the capital of Iraq?
What are the two rivers that flow through Iraq?
What two iraqi religious groups are in conflict?
What is the only body of water that borders Iraq?
Baghdad
What is the capital of Iraq?
Tigris and Euphrates
What are the two rivers that flow through Iraq?
29 terms
Iraq
Iraq flag
Official name of Iraq
Mesopotamia
Capital of Iraq
- Republic of Iraq
- Land between the rivers... - Tigris and Euphrates
- Bhagdad
Iraq flag
Official name of Iraq
- Republic of Iraq
30 terms
Iraq
Iraq are ____ Muslims
Iraqs are _____
Who is the former dictator of Iraq
Iraqs government is
Shiite
Arabs
Saddam Hussein (Sunni)
Democratically elected
Iraq are ____ Muslims
Shiite
Iraqs are _____
Arabs
Iraq
Saddam Hussein
Saddam Hussein Uncle's pamphlet
Saddam Hussein hates the West because...
What happened when British granted Ira…
-Born 1937... -no budget in Iraq: Saddam decides how to spend Ir…
-three things God should not have created:... Persians, Jews, an…
-creation of Israel... -West's colonialism... -West's control of Mi…
Brits installed a "puppet King"
Saddam Hussein
-Born 1937... -no budget in Iraq: Saddam decides how to spend Ir…
Saddam Hussein Uncle's pamphlet
-three things God should not have created:... Persians, Jews, an…
9 terms
Iraq
What dangers did president bush say ir…
_____________ percent of americans bel…
What were the us government's declared…
Why did many Iraqis distrust the Iraq…
1. Alleged weapons program... 2. Spornsoship of terrorism
45... Saddam Hussein... Terrorist
1. To end Saddam Hussein's regime... 2. To uncover wmd
Because council members were appointed and given limited powe…
What dangers did president bush say ir…
1. Alleged weapons program... 2. Spornsoship of terrorism
_____________ percent of americans bel…
45... Saddam Hussein... Terrorist
6 terms
Iraq
Give a brief overview of the historica…
What is the Obama administration's goa…
What led to or caused the war in Iraq
Explain the process of forming the New…
us and baghdad tried to stop communism there... left with instab…
establish economic diplomatic and military help to malaki ... br…
misonceptions about sadaam husein and weapons of mass destruc…
choose a state structure... decide on autonomy ... structure an exe…
Give a brief overview of the historica…
us and baghdad tried to stop communism there... left with instab…
What is the Obama administration's goa…
establish economic diplomatic and military help to malaki ... br…
9 terms
Iraq
economic activities
oil revenue
war with Iran
involvement in Iran-Iraq war
-plain between rivers = very fertile land... -agriculture was mo…
-spent to develop Iraq... -infrastructure built... -schools & unive…
-Saddam Hussein took advantage of turmoil in Iran & moved int…
-US & Soviets aided Iraq... -US secretly sold weapons to Iran... -U…
economic activities
-plain between rivers = very fertile land... -agriculture was mo…
oil revenue
-spent to develop Iraq... -infrastructure built... -schools & unive…
12 terms
Iraq
Hussein (military coup-1979)
Hussein- Sunni Muslim
Iran- Iraq War (1980-1988)
Invasion of Oil Rich Kuwait
NO IDEA IHML
IDJBHSVHVDGH
"cat and mouse w/ the UN"; drains both economies
US sanctions
Hussein (military coup-1979)
NO IDEA IHML
Hussein- Sunni Muslim
IDJBHSVHVDGH
12 terms
Iraq
population
Gdp per capita
Government
Leader
38.1 million
Unknown
Federal parliamentary republic
Fuad Massum
population
38.1 million
Gdp per capita
Unknown
15 terms
Iraq
Sargon the Greate
Hammurabi
Ashurnasirpal II
Sennacherib
First king to unify southern Iraq, he made the first professi…
Made the hammurabi code.
Excellent military tactics
Burned down babylon, killed by his son
Sargon the Greate
First king to unify southern Iraq, he made the first professi…
Hammurabi
Made the hammurabi code.
17 terms
Iraq
Capital
Pop
Former leader
2major rivers
Baghdad
33 million
Saddan hussein
Tigris and Euphrates
Capital
Baghdad
Pop
33 million
9 terms
iraq
history culture
saddam hussein
iran-iraq war
persian gulf war causes
-on fertile crescent... -vast oil supply... -mix of shiites, sunnis…
-joined baath party... -became president in 1979... -US wanted sadd…
destroyed iraq's economy, lasted 8 years, ended in stalemate
iraq invaded kuwait because they were bankrupt after iran-ira…
history culture
-on fertile crescent... -vast oil supply... -mix of shiites, sunnis…
saddam hussein
-joined baath party... -became president in 1979... -US wanted sadd…
14 terms
Iraq
Iraq
Road to the first Gulf War
December 3, 1983
1990
Formed by European Powers... -Oil develops country... -US supports…
-1980: Iraq invades Iran... -Bloody conflict last 8 years (revol…
-US provided $$, arms, and intelligence... -War becomes very exp…
Iraq invaded Kuwait... -claims it is theirs... -want rich oil field…
Iraq
Formed by European Powers... -Oil develops country... -US supports…
Road to the first Gulf War
-1980: Iraq invades Iran... -Bloody conflict last 8 years (revol…
6 terms
Iraq
Saddum Hussein
Iran and Iraq War
1 million people die
Persian gulf war 1991
Dictator of Iraq 1979-2003
Saddum Hussien leads his army into Iran and attacks it was a…
The war ended up begining a draw,
Husssien is going to attack kuwait and are going to get very…
Saddum Hussein
Dictator of Iraq 1979-2003
Iran and Iraq War
Saddum Hussien leads his army into Iran and attacks it was a…
35 terms
Iraq
Where was world's first civilization
People that lived in Iraq a long time…
Sumerians Settled Where
By what year did the Sumerians build t…
Iraq
Sumerians
Southern Mesopotamia
By 3000 BC
Where was world's first civilization
Iraq
People that lived in Iraq a long time…
Sumerians
14 terms
iraq
oil
August 1990
oil & persian gulf
international law violated
the only way iraq could pay off their debts was through
Iraq invades Kuwait
Iraq invades Kuwait to control & gain access to?
World's Reaction to invasion
oil
the only way iraq could pay off their debts was through
August 1990
Iraq invades Kuwait
11 terms
Iraq
Arabs
Kurds
Shiite and Sunni
Saddam Hussein
3/4 of Iraqis are ________
1/6 of Iraqis are ________
Arab population divided 2/3 _______ and 1/3 ________
US attack killed Iraqi president __________
Arabs
3/4 of Iraqis are ________
Kurds
1/6 of Iraqis are ________
17 terms
Iraq
Kurds
Shia
Sunni
British Rule
-¼ of Iraqis are Kurds... -They speak Kurdish and wanted to make…
Shi'a wanted relation by blood... Social Justice... More in Iraq
Sunni wanted to elect the caliph... social stability... Ruling Powe…
-British rushed to create mandates when the Ottoman empire co…
Kurds
-¼ of Iraqis are Kurds... -They speak Kurdish and wanted to make…
Shia
Shi'a wanted relation by blood... Social Justice... More in Iraq
11 terms
Iraq
Mesopotamia meaning
farming in Mesopotamia
Persia is today
Babylon is today
Land between the river (Greek)
great farming for wheat and barley because of rich land.
Iran
Iraq
Mesopotamia meaning
Land between the river (Greek)
farming in Mesopotamia
great farming for wheat and barley because of rich land.
22 terms
IRAQ
1919-1932
1921
1932
1953
Iraq administered by GB
King Faisal set up by GB as monarch
Iraq becomes independent
Faisal II becomes king of Iraq
1919-1932
Iraq administered by GB
1921
King Faisal set up by GB as monarch
10 terms
Iraq
July 1920
Abdullah I
Mosul, Al-Basra, and Baghdad
Indian school of thought
Date when Faisal came into conflict with French forces in Syr…
Emir and son of Hussayn who was proclaimed King of Iraq in Da…
Three provinces merged together to form Iraq.
One of two approaches to the question of British occupation o…
July 1920
Date when Faisal came into conflict with French forces in Syr…
Abdullah I
Emir and son of Hussayn who was proclaimed King of Iraq in Da…
8 terms
Iraq
Massum
Muslim
Shia
8%
Current Leader
Major Relegion
Largest Sect
Internet Users
Massum
Current Leader
Muslim
Major Relegion
5 terms
Iraq
Capital
Religion
Government
Ethnicity
Baghdad
Shitte Muslims
Monarchy
Shiite and Kurds
Capital
Baghdad
Religion
Shitte Muslims
17 terms
Iraq
Iraq is a country in the:
Iraq's capital is:
Major rivers in Iraq are:
A major natural resource of this count…
Middle East.
Bagdad.
Tigris & Euphrates river.
oil.
Iraq is a country in the:
Middle East.
Iraq's capital is:
Bagdad.
Iraq
1534-1918
1917
1920
1921
Iraq is within Ottoman Empire
Britain seizes Iraq during WWI
League of Nations accepts British rule in Iraq, revolt ensues
Britain appoints Faysal, the Sherif of Mecca, as king
1534-1918
Iraq is within Ottoman Empire
1917
Britain seizes Iraq during WWI
16 terms
iraq
is apart of the _
iraq was under the course of _ during _
iraq obtained its independence in
. Territorial disputes with Iran led t…
ottoman empire
britain,WW1
1958
eight year war
is apart of the _
ottoman empire
iraq was under the course of _ during _
britain,WW1
7 terms
Iraq
irags language
Irags common food
popular sports
irags holidays
Arabic
khubz (flat bread samoon (oval -shaped bread.
all ages play soccer in a open area in their community
independence day (jan 1) armed forces day (Jan 6) labor day (…
irags language
Arabic
Irags common food
khubz (flat bread samoon (oval -shaped bread.
14 terms
Iraq
1968
1972
1973
1976
year saddam hussein became vice-president
year saddam took complete control of iraqs oil
year saddam joined with other arab oil producing states to re…
became general of the army
1968
year saddam hussein became vice-president
1972
year saddam took complete control of iraqs oil
19 terms
Iraq
Fertile crescent
Sumerains
Persains
Alexander the great
And between the river
Built the first cities-3,000 bc
Conquered Mesopotamia-500 BC
Conquered the Greek empire -331 BC
Fertile crescent
And between the river
Sumerains
Built the first cities-3,000 bc
29 terms
Iraq
Was there any precedent for an Iraqi s…
Three governorships in Iraq under the…
Location of Mosul
Demographic of Mosul
No
Mosul, Baghdad, Basra
North
sunni Arab/Kurd
Was there any precedent for an Iraqi s…
No
Three governorships in Iraq under the…
Mosul, Baghdad, Basra
Iraq
Ethnicity
Religion
About the Kurds
Regions of Iraq
Arab 80%, Kurd 17%, Other 3%
Muslim 96%, Christian 3.5%, Other 0.5%... (40% Sunni- majority i…
.The Kurds are a minority within Iraq but are the majority po…
- West and Southwest deserts... - Jazirah... - Mesopotamia ... - NE Up…
Ethnicity
Arab 80%, Kurd 17%, Other 3%
Religion
Muslim 96%, Christian 3.5%, Other 0.5%... (40% Sunni- majority i…
10 terms
Iraq
capital
provinces
bordering countries
bordering seas
Baghdad
Baghdad, Mosul, Basra
Iran, Syria, Saudi Arabia, Turkey
persian gulf
capital
Baghdad
provinces
Baghdad, Mosul, Basra
iraq
Capital
population
Religion
oil was discovered
Baghdad
35 million (2015)
20% sunni 60% shia 20% christian
1924
Capital
Baghdad
population
35 million (2015)
26 terms
Iraq
Geographical coordination
Area
Natural resources
People known as
33 N 44 E
418,713 km
petroleum, natural gas, phosphates, sulfur
Iraqi
Geographical coordination
33 N 44 E
Area
418,713 km
8 terms
Iraq
Ayatollah Sistani
Muqtada al-Sad
Nuri al-Maliki
ISCI
Prominent Iraqi Shia religious leader; moderate...... Pushed for…
leader of the Sadrist Movement in Iraq. After several years o…
former PM of Iraq and current vice-president, member of Islam…
Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq. Shia Islamist Iraqi politica…
Ayatollah Sistani
Prominent Iraqi Shia religious leader; moderate...... Pushed for…
Muqtada al-Sad
leader of the Sadrist Movement in Iraq. After several years o…
15 terms
iraq
Allah
shariah
sunni
mosques
Arabic word for God
Islamic law, based on interpretations of the Qur'an and Sunnah
A branch of Islam whose members acknowledge the first four ca…
Muslim house of worship
Allah
Arabic word for God
shariah
Islamic law, based on interpretations of the Qur'an and Sunnah
11 terms
Iraq
Iraq is a ______________, ____________…
Constitution was created in _________
Head of State is...... Head of Government…
President of Iraq is...... Current person…
federal, semi-presidential
2005
President... Prime Minister
Fuad Masum... Patriotic Union of Kurdistan... ⅔ approval Council o…
Iraq is a ______________, ____________…
federal, semi-presidential
Constitution was created in _________
2005
25 terms
Iraq
14 July 1958
7 October 1959
1 June 1972
1974
King Faisil II killed
Attempted assassination of Qassim
Saddam Nationalises oil
Kurdish uprising
14 July 1958
King Faisil II killed
7 October 1959
Attempted assassination of Qassim
29 terms
Iraq
ummayad dynasty
abbasid dynasty
ottomans
1915-1920
660-750
750-1258
1520-1915
WWI and british in mesopatamia
ummayad dynasty
660-750
abbasid dynasty
750-1258
13 terms
Iraq
1979 revoultion establishes what
In 1980 who is concerned that revoluti…
Iraq attacks who?
Years of war
Theocracy
Sadden Hussein shiites Iraq
Iran
1980 to 1988
1979 revoultion establishes what
Theocracy
In 1980 who is concerned that revoluti…
Sadden Hussein shiites Iraq
10 terms
iraq
how many Americans lost their lives in…
operation when usa invaded Afghanistan?
American injuries suffered?
Islamic government that limited women'…
4,500
enduring freedom
30,000
taliban
how many Americans lost their lives in…
4,500
operation when usa invaded Afghanistan?
enduring freedom
23 terms
Iraq
In the height of economic sanctions in…
What was the name given to the US poli…
Who said "there were some people in th…
What U.N resolution called for more st…
7 billion
Containment
Colin Powell
1441
In the height of economic sanctions in…
7 billion
What was the name given to the US poli…
Containment
12 terms
Iraq
Baghdad
Fuad Masum
Haider al-Abadi
Arabic
Capital of Iraq
President of Iraq
Prime Minister of Iraq
One of the official languages of Iraq
Baghdad
Capital of Iraq
Fuad Masum
President of Iraq
9 terms
iraq
capital
empire
1st gulf war
know 2
baghdad
ottoman
iraq iran
us gb australia
capital
baghdad
empire
ottoman
35 terms
Iraq
When was the September Dossier released?
How long did the September Dossier sta…
What percentage of the US population b…
Name to neocons:
2002
45 minutes
77%
Donald Rumsfeld and Dick Cheney
When was the September Dossier released?
2002
How long did the September Dossier sta…
45 minutes
10 terms
Iraq
Iraq physical features
Vocab: Alluvial plain
Iraq agriculture
Iraq major export
rivers in alluvial plain
an area built up by rich soil left by river floods.
wheat, barley, rice, vegetables, dates, and cotton
Oil
Iraq physical features
rivers in alluvial plain
Vocab: Alluvial plain
an area built up by rich soil left by river floods.
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