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History of Iraq - Wikipedia


The territory of the modern state of Iraq was defined in 1920 as Mandatory Iraq. It is centered on Lower Mesopotamia but also includes part of Upper ...

Iraq profile - timeline - BBC News - BBC.com


A chronology of key events in the history of Iraq, from the time it formed part of the Ottoman Empire to the present.

Timeline of Iraq's History and Culture - CEMML


spacer. Iraq · History & Culture · Dawn of Civilization · he Rise of Sumer and the Akkadian Empire. Assyria and Babylonia. Neo-Assyria, Neo-Babylonia, ...

Iraq | history - geography | Britannica.com


Jun 13, 2016 ... Country of southwestern Asia. During ancient times the lands now comprising Iraq were known as Mesopotamia (“Land Between the Rivers”), ...

Iraq: 1,200 Years of Turbulent History in Five Maps


Jul 3, 2014 ... Sunni Arab militants from the al Qaeda splinter group known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS (also known as the Islamic State of ...

The Disintegration of the Iraqi State Has Its Roots in World War I ...


Jun 19, 2014 ... Created by European powers, the nation of Iraq may be buckling under the ... But if history has shown that it's always risky to divide a historical ...

Iraq Fast Facts - CNN.com


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.

Iraq / History - LookLex Encyclopaedia


Timeline on Iraq's history leading up to our times. Article in the LookLex / Encyclopaedia.

Iraq: History >> globalEDGE: Your source for Global Business ...


Iraq: History. 1534. Present-day Iraq is part of the Ottoman Empire until 1918. 1920. Britain creates the state of Iraq with the approval of the League of Nations.

A Century of U.S. Relations with Iraq | Origins: Current Events in ...


Since the founding of Iraq in the aftermath of World War I, U.S. policy has included ... This month, Peter Hahn, an expert on the history of U.S. diplomacy in the ...

Iraq Background
Formerly Part Of The Ottoman Empire, Iraq Was Occupied By Britain During The Course Of World War I; In 1920, It Was Declared A League Of Nations Mandate Under Uk Administration
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Iraq: Maps, History, Geography, Government, Culture, Facts, Guide ...


Learn about the history, geography, conflicts and culture of Iraq and find statistical and demographic information.

Iraq's History: An Interactive Timeline | Embassy of the Republic of ...


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 ...

Iran-Iraq War - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of Iran-Iraq War, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.