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Saddam Hussein

 

These links describe Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, his rise to power, his current government, and Iraq's place in the world community.


Saddam Hussein's Iraq
This site, from the U.S. government, gives you up-to-date information on U.N. sanctions against Iraq, charges of weapons making, and much more.

Saddam Hussein: His Rise to Power
Learn more about this revolutionary came to be the head of his country.

Saddam Hussein at a Glance
This site also has speeches, a biography, and chronology surrounding the Iraqi president.

Saddam Hussein: The Man the U.S. Loves to Hate
Examines the man and his country and why he is so much on the minds of Western leaders.

Iraqi Invasion of Kuwait: An Eyewitness Account
One of the causes of this war was Iraq's invasion of neighboring Kuwait. This report takes you inside that invasion.

The Iraqi Scud Threat
Find out more about Iraq's deadly Scud missiles--how they're used, why they're so dangerous, and how they were combated.

The Gulf War
Learn more about the 1991 war over Iraq's occupation of Kuwait.

Iraq in General
Learn more general information about Iraq, its history, its culture, and its customs.

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