Wednesday, December 26, 2018

This Day In Iraqi History - Dec 26

1961 Iraq announced it would reconsider diplomatic relations with any country that
recognized Kuwait as independent country Withdrew diplomats from US Jordan Tunisia Lebanon and others as a result
1980 Saddam said frontline in war would be new border with Iran and demanded Tehran give self-
rule to Arabs in southwestern Iran
(Musings On Iraq interview with author Anthony Tucker-Jones on Iran-Iraq War)
(Musings On Iraq book review The Iran-Iraq War 1980-1988)
(Musings On Iraq book review Iran-Iraq War, The Lion of Babylon, 1980-1988)
(Musings On Iraq book review The Iran-Iraq War)
1991 Syria invited Iraqi opposition parties to Damascus
2006 Appeals court upheld Saddam’s death sentence
2012 Fin Min Issawi addressed Ramadi protest camp condemning actions of Maliki
(Musings On Iraq article on Maliki’s moves against Fin Min Issawi)

View the Iraq History Timelines 

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