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  • The Saddam Hussein Sourcebook (88 clicks)
    Declassified Secrets from the U.S.-Iraq Relationship
  • Civil-Military Relations in Iraq (1921-2006): An Introductory Survey(85 clicks)
    by Abbas Kadhim. Strategic Insights, Volume V, Issue 5 (May 2006)
  • Al Qaeda-Hussein Link Is Dismissed(89 clicks)
    911 Commission Report of 2004.
  • Bush administration on Iraq 9/11 link(87 clicks)
    US President George W Bush has explicitly stated for the first time that there is no evidence that Saddam Hussein was involved in the 11 September attacks. September 18, 2003
  • Bush Now Says What He Wouldn’t Say Before War: Iraq Had ‘Nothing’ To Do With 9/11(83 clicks)
    Video and transcript
  • Bush: No Iraq link to 9/11 found(112 clicks)
    President Bush, having repeatedly linked Saddam Hussein to the terrorist organization behind the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, said yesterday there is no evidence that the deposed Iraqi leader had a hand in those attacks, in contrast to the belief of most Americans. September, 2003
  • Conflict with Iraq : A Research Guide(84 clicks)
    U.S. Navy
  • Daily Life in Ancient Mesopotamia (115 clicks)
  • Eye on Saddam(98 clicks)
    U.S. Overhead Imagery of Iraq
  • Inside the Surge(105 clicks)
    The American military finds new allies, but at what cost? by Jon Lee Anderson
  • Iraq and Weapons of Mass Destruction(103 clicks)
  • Iraq CIA/State Department Files(88 clicks)
    2,165 pages of CIA, State Department, and Congressional documents covering Iraq
  • Iraq History(92 clicks)
    From ancient Mesopotamia to the present.
  • Iraq, a history(88 clicks)
    An ancient land, ruled now by Saddam Hussein
  • Iraq: The Media War Plan(107 clicks)
    White Paper and PowerPoint Briefing on "a critical interim rapid response component of the USG's strategic information campaign for Iraq - in the event hostilities are required to liberate Iraq."
  • Mesopotamia Image Gallery(80 clicks)
    Mesopotamian Gallery: The Land and its History. Quicktime is needed to get the full benefit of this site.
  • No Qaeda-Saddam Links: Senate Report(83 clicks)
    Saddam Hussein had no ties with Al-Qaeda or slain operative Abu Musab al-Zarqawi before the Iraq war, according to a US Senate report, contradicting repeated claims by President George W. Bush. "Saddam Hussein was distrustful of Al-Qaeda and viewed Islamic extremists as a threat to his regime, refusing all requests from Al-Qaeda to provide material or operational support," said the report, which ignited a new political row.
  • On the road to Bagdad, a story of Townshend's gallent advance on the Tigris(90 clicks)
  • Operation Desert Storm: Ten Years Later(95 clicks)
  • Pentagon probe fills in blanks on Iraq war groundwork(86 clicks)
  • Pentagon report debunks prewar Iraq-Al Qaeda connection(86 clicks)
  • Persian Gulf War(77 clicks)
  • Plans For Iraq Attack Began On 9/11(123 clicks)
    September 4, 2002
  • Rumsfeld sees no link between Iraq, 9/11(83 clicks)
    September 17, 2003
  • Saddam Hussein and al-Qaeda(114 clicks)
  • Saddam Hussein Talks to the FBI: Twenty Interviews and Five Conversations with "High Value Detainee(82 clicks)
  • Saddam's Iron Grip(78 clicks)
    Intelligence Reports on Saddam Hussein's Reign
  • THE IRAQ WAR -- PART I: The U.S. Prepares for Conflict, 2001 (93 clicks)
  • THE IRAQ WAR -- PART II: Was There Even a Decision? U.S. and British Documents Give No Indication(86 clicks)
  • THE IRAQ WAR -- PART III: Shaping the Debate(102 clicks)
  • The Iraq War Ten Years After(99 clicks)
    Declassified Documents Show Failed Intelligence, Policy Ad Hockery, Propaganda-Driven Decision-Making National Security Archive Publishes "Essential" Primary Sources on Operation Iraqi Freedom
  • The Nippur Expedition(89 clicks)
    "In the desert a hundred miles south of Baghdad, Iraq, lies a great mound of man-made debris sixty feet high and almost a mile across. This is Nippur, for thousands of years the religious center of Mesopotamia, where Enlil, the supreme god of the Sumerian pantheon, created mankind."
  • Top Secret Polo Step(90 clicks)
    Iraq War Plan Assumed Only 5,000 U.S. Troops Still There by December 2006
  • U.S. Military Hoped for Virtually Unlimited Freedom of Action in Iraq(92 clicks)
  • United Nations Monitoring, Verification and Inspection Commission(77 clicks)
    The United Nations Monitoring, Verification and Inspection Commission (UNMOVIC) was created through the adoption of Security Council resolution 1284 of 17 December 1999. UNMOVIC replaced the former UN Special Commission (UNSCOM) and continues with the mandate to verify Iraq's compliance with its obligation to be rid of its weapons of mass destruction (chemical, biological weapons and missiles with a range of more than 150 km), and to operate a system of ongoing monitoring and verification to ascertain that Iraq does not reacquire the same weapons prohibited to it by the Security Council.