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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
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
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
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%…
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…
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…
Iraq
Kurds
Kurds, Shias, Sunnis
Iran
Persian Gulf
Sunni... Speak own Language... Harshly treated by countries they li…
What are the ethnic grouups?
which country do they invade starting a 8 year war?
Why did they invade Iran?
Kurds
Sunni... Speak own Language... Harshly treated by countries they li…
Kurds, Shias, Sunnis
What are the ethnic grouups?
saddam hussein
osama bin laden
blowback
Iraq war
was president of Iraq for more than two decades and is seen a…
was the founder of al-Qaeda, the organization that claimed re…
the unintended adverse results of a political action or situa…
The Iraq War was a protracted armed conflict that began with…
saddam hussein
was president of Iraq for more than two decades and is seen a…
osama bin laden
was the founder of al-Qaeda, the organization that claimed re…
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…
Iraq
Baghdad
parliamentary democracy
muslim
petroleum, natural gas, phosphates
Capital
gov
99%____
natural resources
Baghdad
Capital
parliamentary democracy
gov
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.
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
7 terms
Iraq
Iraqs Geography
Iraqs History
Goverment
Culture
*Climate is mostly hot and dry... *Iraq is bored towards the Nor…
* Territorial disputes with Iran led to an inconclusive and c…
*he dictatorship of Saddam Hussein collapsed on April 9, 2003…
* Iraq's national dish is Masgouf (FOOD)... *As such, Islamic ho…
Iraqs Geography
*Climate is mostly hot and dry... *Iraq is bored towards the Nor…
Iraqs History
* Territorial disputes with Iran led to an inconclusive and c…
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
Iraq
Capital
Pop
Former leader
2major rivers
Baghdad
33 million
Saddan hussein
Tigris and Euphrates
Capital
Baghdad
Pop
33 million
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…
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…
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 ________
Iraq
Capital:
Highest Point:
Lowest Point:
Deserts:
Baghdad(Tigris River)
Unnamed Peak
Persian Gulf
Syrian
Capital:
Baghdad(Tigris River)
Highest Point:
Unnamed Peak
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…
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
6 terms
Iraq
1980s
1990s
Results
US effects
Economic depression during the Iran- Iraq war... under the rule…
Hussein invades Kuwait and annexes it bc of oil, access to Pe…
Un- protection to Kurds... Iraq lost- must comply... UN weapon insp…
no fly zones... continued military presence - in Iraq and other…
1980s
Economic depression during the Iran- Iraq war... under the rule…
1990s
Hussein invades Kuwait and annexes it bc of oil, access to Pe…
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
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…
5 terms
Iraq
Saddam Huesain
Iran Iraq war
Persian Golf War
USA War
20th century dictator, wars to acquire more access to Persian…
1908s war, stalemate
Invaded Kuwait, pushed back by UN forces
USA overthrew Hussein (2000s)
Saddam Huesain
20th century dictator, wars to acquire more access to Persian…
Iran Iraq war
1908s war, stalemate
Iraq
1958
1968
1972
1979
Iraqi overthow monarchy
Baathists seize power
Nationalisation of Iraqi oul industry
Saddam Hussein becomes president
1958
Iraqi overthow monarchy
1968
Baathists seize power
Iraq
Capital
Religion
Government
Ethnicity
Baghdad
Shitte Muslims
Monarchy
Shiite and Kurds
Capital
Baghdad
Religion
Shitte Muslims
8 terms
Iraq
Massum
Muslim
Shia
8%
Current Leader
Major Relegion
Largest Sect
Internet Users
Massum
Current Leader
Muslim
Major Relegion
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.
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
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
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
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.
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
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
iraq
Capital
population
Religion
oil was discovered
Baghdad
35 million (2015)
20% sunni 60% shia 20% christian
1924
Capital
Baghdad
population
35 million (2015)
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
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
5 terms
Iraq
General Qasim
Baath Party
General Ahmad Hasan al-Bakr
Algiers Agreement of 1975
Prime Minister of Iraq in 1958 until he was removed from powe…
military coup in Iraq that placed General Ahmad Hasan al-Bakr…
President of Iraq in 1968; placed by the Baath Party
Agreement that let Iraq cede oil rich borders in return for I…
General Qasim
Prime Minister of Iraq in 1958 until he was removed from powe…
Baath Party
military coup in Iraq that placed General Ahmad Hasan al-Bakr…
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
Iraq
History Culture
Saddam Hussein
Persian Gulf War (Operation Desert Sto…
US invasion of Iraq,2003
Capital Baghdad, was also capital of the Islamic golden age.…
Put into power with US support because they wanted Saddam to…
Causes: Saddam invades Kuwait for oil to get more money after…
Causes: US feared WMD's ... millions killed by Saddam ... Assumed t…
History Culture
Capital Baghdad, was also capital of the Islamic golden age.…
Saddam Hussein
Put into power with US support because they wanted Saddam to…
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
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
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