All About Iraqi-American Relations By Frank Bozzi, Rachel DeSantis, Kelly Doherty, Brent Jones, Thomas Laudone, Dave Saxon...
Brief Overview <ul><li>Britain gave Iraq independence in 1932 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Military occupation ended in 1947 </li...
From the Beginning <ul><li>Iraq was given its independence from Britain in 1932 </li></ul><ul><li>The Hashmite monarchy ru...
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All about Iraqi American Relations

  1. 1. All About Iraqi-American Relations By Frank Bozzi, Rachel DeSantis, Kelly Doherty, Brent Jones, Thomas Laudone, Dave Saxon, Spencer Stringham
  2. 2. Brief Overview <ul><li>Britain gave Iraq independence in 1932 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Military occupation ended in 1947 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>1947 the Hashmite monarchy was instated </li></ul><ul><li>Coup d’etat of the Baathist group took control in 1963 </li></ul><ul><li>Saddam Hussein rose to power during the Socialist movement </li></ul><ul><li>Pres Bush Sr. declared war during the Gulf War </li></ul>
  3. 3. From the Beginning <ul><li>Iraq was given its independence from Britain in 1932 </li></ul><ul><li>The Hashmite monarchy ruled until 1958 until it was overthrown by a coup </li></ul><ul><li>The leader, Abdul Qassim, withdrew from the Baghdad Pact and became friendly with the Soviet Union </li></ul><ul><li>The US and Soviet Union did not have good relations at this point so the United States was not on good terms with Iraq at this time </li></ul>

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