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  • The Saddam Hussein Sourcebook (155 clicks)
    Declassified Secrets from the U.S.-Iraq Relationship
  • Civil-Military Relations in Iraq (1921-2006): An Introductory Survey(147 clicks)
    by Abbas Kadhim. Strategic Insights, Volume V, Issue 5 (May 2006)
  • Al Qaeda-Hussein Link Is Dismissed(152 clicks)
    911 Commission Report of 2004.
  • Bush administration on Iraq 9/11 link(159 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(152 clicks)
    Video and transcript
  • Bush: No Iraq link to 9/11 found(181 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(147 clicks)
    U.S. Navy
  • Daily Life in Ancient Mesopotamia (195 clicks)
  • Eye on Saddam(165 clicks)
    U.S. Overhead Imagery of Iraq
  • Inside the Surge(183 clicks)
    The American military finds new allies, but at what cost? by Jon Lee Anderson
  • Iraq and Weapons of Mass Destruction(172 clicks)
  • Iraq CIA/State Department Files(161 clicks)
    2,165 pages of CIA, State Department, and Congressional documents covering Iraq
  • Iraq History(157 clicks)
    From ancient Mesopotamia to the present.
  • Iraq, a history(150 clicks)
    An ancient land, ruled now by Saddam Hussein
  • Iraq: The Media War Plan(170 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(145 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(147 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(154 clicks)
  • Operation Desert Storm: Ten Years Later(157 clicks)
  • Pentagon probe fills in blanks on Iraq war groundwork(152 clicks)
  • Pentagon report debunks prewar Iraq-Al Qaeda connection(153 clicks)
  • Persian Gulf War(139 clicks)
  • Plans For Iraq Attack Began On 9/11(202 clicks)
    September 4, 2002
  • Rumsfeld sees no link between Iraq, 9/11(149 clicks)
    September 17, 2003
  • Saddam Hussein and al-Qaeda(178 clicks)
  • Saddam Hussein Talks to the FBI: Twenty Interviews and Five Conversations with "High Value Detainee(146 clicks)
  • Saddam's Iron Grip(145 clicks)
    Intelligence Reports on Saddam Hussein's Reign
  • THE IRAQ WAR -- PART I: The U.S. Prepares for Conflict, 2001 (154 clicks)
  • THE IRAQ WAR -- PART II: Was There Even a Decision? U.S. and British Documents Give No Indication(152 clicks)
  • THE IRAQ WAR -- PART III: Shaping the Debate(162 clicks)
  • The Iraq War Ten Years After(168 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(147 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(156 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(159 clicks)
  • United Nations Monitoring, Verification and Inspection Commission(142 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.