Essays Tagged: "iran iraq war"

"War in the gulf"

ast was a place riddled withsensless violence. Holy Wars took place every couple of years. After theIran-Iraq war, Iraq became the undisputed power of the Middle East. Afterthe time of the Persian Gul ... s responsible not only for the supression of Kuwait, but alsofor many injustices against the Kurds, Iranians, and Israelies. The nextwould be President George Bush. He was responsible for signing thed ...

(3 pages) 92 0 3.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Living with the man" Speaks of the instability due to Saddam Hussein

ion.Iraq used to be a prosperous country. Oil was the main source of income for thearea. During the Iran-Iraq War (Gulf War 1), which was from September 1980 to August1988, Iraq went from being a weal ... population of Iraq (Allman 61). Saddam feels that is actions were justifiedbecause he believes the Iran-Iraq war was a conspiracy by the US, Britain, and Israel toundermine Iraq (Kondrache 11). This ...

(6 pages) 60 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Battle Analysis of Khorramshahr, Iran-Iraq War, 1980 Using Military Doctrine and my studies on the region I was to analyze any battle during the last 40 decades in the Middle East.

City of BloodBattle Analysis of Khorramshahr, Iran-Iraq War, 1980InsightEver since the General Shinseki was appointed as the Army's Chief of Staff ... while I served in with the Armor Units, that MOUT is no place for a tank.BackgroundBetween 1980-88, Iran and Iraq were engaged in a military conflict that had roots as far back as at least the late 19 ... the 80s. It officially began on September 22, 1980, with an Iraqi land and air invasion of western Iran, although Iraqi maintained that Iran had been engaging in artillery attacks on Iraqi towns sinc ...

(6 pages) 102 3 3.6 Sep/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

War with Iraq, reasons it occurred and personal opinion on why it was a good idea.

The United States supported Iraq in the Iran-Iraq war, but relations quickly became sour. The Persian Gulf War was fought because Saddam Hus ... n in countless conflicts with the other countries of the Middle East since World War II, including: Iran, 1980-88; Turkey, 1991-2001; Israel, 1948-49,67,73,82,76-2002; Saudi Arabia, 1991; and Kuwait, ...

(4 pages) 120 0 0.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

War in Iraq

Iraq has run into problems with other countries since the 1980's. There was theIran-Iraq War in 1980. Later on there was a Gulf War, which involved Iraq. After theGulf War Iraq wa ... the start of World War III. Conflict between two branches of Islam epitomized itself in the Iran-Iraq War,which is also known as the Crusader War. The Iran-Iraq War began on September 22,1980, ... ore than 8 years and cost hundreds of thousands of lives and untoldproperty damage. Saddam attacked Iran as soon as he came into full dictatorship.Saddam Hussein decided to attack Iran for a number of ...

(4 pages) 159 1 3.6 May/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

The U.S. War in the Middle East: A Fight for Honor and Survival - Why America Should Continue Fighting in Iraq

ents originated from American companies when the United States was supporting Saddam Hussein in the Iran-Iraq War. The terrorist nation has been constantly attempting to obtain botulinum toxin and app ... y available. But will the Middle Eastern terrorists strike America? As if 9/11 wasn't proof enough, Iran has proven itself to be the most active sponsor of terror by training and arming radical groups ...

(5 pages) 47 0 4.6 May/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues


at have made in the past. Many people in Iraq are suffering because of the lack of food. Before the Iran-Iraq War and the Persian Gulf War, Iraq had bold plans for economic development. These plans fo ... sul and the third is Southwest of Basra (Lerner p. 51). These regions got bombed heavily during the Iran-Iraq conflict, but they got repaired (Lerner p. 52). Crude oil made up more than 90% of Iraq's ...

(12 pages) 32 0 5.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Saddam Hussein Biography (1937–2006)

leader of the Arab world and to achieve hegemony over the Persian Gulf.addm launched an invasion of Iran's oil fields in September 1980, but the campaign bogged down in a war of attrition. The cost of ... f Iraq's oil exports caused addm to scale down his ambitious programs for economic development. The Iran-Iraq War dragged on in a stalemate until 1988, when both countries accepted a cease-fire that e ...

(4 pages) 21 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers

Review paper on Persepolis

ife story of Marjane Satrapi, depicting the struggle people when through in the Islamic republic of Iran. I chose the movie as I seek to identify the self and other relationship in power in the state ... the movie as I seek to identify the self and other relationship in power in the state especially of Iran.The movie is about Marjane Satrapi life during the Revolution of Iran and after that. This movi ...

(7 pages) 69 0 3.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

The Middle East: Land of Conflict

other. The failure to make peace Proves that the roots of conflict run very deeply. In 1980, the Iran-Iraq war began and continued for eight long years. There were nearly a million casualties and ... Hussein even received annual stipends from the agency. Surrogates for U.S. power, like the shah of Iran and the Israelis, have been armed and given broad latitude. Practically everybody else with m ...

(8 pages) 17 0 0.0 Dec/2011

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History