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 ...
A chronology of key events in the history of Iraq, from the time it formed part of the
Ottoman Empire to the present.
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Akkadian Empire. Assyria and Babylonia. Neo-Assyria, Neo-Babylonia, ...
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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 ...
Timeline on Iraq's history leading up to our times. Article in the LookLex /
Jun 13, 2016 ... Country of southwestern Asia. During ancient times the lands now comprising
Iraq were known as Mesopotamia (“Land Between the Rivers”), ...
history of the region in southwestern Asia where the world's earliest civilization
developed. The name comes from a Greek word meaning “between rivers,” ...
Feb 4, 2008 ... When George Bush, the US president, ordered troops to invade and occupy Iraq,
many analysts hoped he had at least reviewed the history of ...
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.