History of the Iran and Iraq Conflict. Complete the following on-line Map Quiz of the Middle East and print out a hard copy, put your name on it and submit it for credit. Rethinking Schools - Just For Fun - Map Game Assignment due date is Friday, December 21 st . Iran/Iraq War 1980-1988.
Iraq was ruled by Saddam Hussein a Sunni Muslim
Saddam Hussein used force to gain compliance of the Sunni, Shia and Kurds living within the country (Dictatorship)
Iran is a Theocracy (Rule by religion).
In the late 1970’s the Shaw or King began to secularize the government and limit the authority of Imams.
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“Making the Gulf safe for everyone or no one”
UAE and Saudi Arabia experienced attacks on oil refineries
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