Saddam Government

Some articles on saddam, government:

Sadam - Postwar Period
... unrest among Shi'ite Muslims, Kurds, and dissident military units threatened the stability of Saddam's government ... The United States, which had urged Iraqis to rise up against Saddam, did nothing to assist the rebellions ... Saddam, having survived the immediate crisis in the wake of defeat, was left firmly in control of Iraq, although the country never recovered either economically or militarily from the Gulf War ...
Hussein 'Abd Al-Majid - Postwar Period
... Kurds, and dissident military units threatened the stability of Saddam's government ... The United States, which had urged Iraqis to rise up against Saddam, did nothing to assist the rebellions ... Saddam, having survived the immediate crisis in the wake of defeat, was left firmly in control of Iraq, although the country never recovered either economically or ...

Famous quotes containing the words government and/or saddam:

    The chief duty of government is to keep the peace and stand out of the sunshine of the people.
    James A. Garfield (1831–1881)

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