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Iraq gained its independence from Britain in 1932. In 1958 the country became the Republic of Iraq abandoning the monarchical Kingdom of Iraq. Since 1980, the country has been embroiled in violent disputes, with Iran and the US/Kuwait in the eight year Iranian war and ...

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