The territory of the modern state of Iraq was defined in 1920 as Mandatory Iraq. It
is centered on ..... This policy brought the government of Iraq into direct conflict
with Britain, which did not w...
A chronology of key events in the history of Iraq, from the time it formed part of the
... 2003 March - US-led invasion topples Saddam Hussein's government, ...
Cultural Heritage. Art and Architecture. Iraqi art and handicrafts are essentially
Arabic. Miniatures painted on camel bone or ivory, mosaic inlay work, as well as
Scroll through to tour a history of Iraq, from the Sumerians to modern day. Around
4800 BC, Sumerians were the very first people to settle in Mesopotamia ...
Dawisha's political history covers the nine decades with equal attention and
offers a severe but fair appraisal of all of Iraq's rulers and regimes.
Oct 30, 2013 ... Read CNN's Iraq Fast Facts for a look at the country which borders Kuwait, Saudi
Arabia, Jordan, Syria, Turkey, Iran and the Persian Gulf.
Sep 8, 2006 ... A timeline of key events in Iraqi history and class struggle in the 20th century ... In
negotiations the British government contends that Kuwait "is a ...
Jun 13, 2016 ... During ancient times the lands now comprising Iraq were known as Mesopotamia
... Head of government, Prime Minister: Haider al-Abadi.
Jun 13, 2016 ... From 1968 to 2003 Iraq was ruled by the Baʿth (Arabic: “Renaissance”) Party.
Under a provisional constitution adopted by the party in 1970, ...
Iraq: History ... Britain creates the state of Iraq with the approval of the League of
Nations. ... A US-led invasion of Iraq topples Saddam Hussein's government.