History of Iraq from Past to Present
Iraq is generally regarded one of the cradles of human civilization. Several thousand years before the Christian Era city-states thrived there, based on irrigated agriculture.
Today, Iraq has unfortunately become a synonym for repression, violence, and war, especially following the three large-scale wars which were fought by and against the country within a period of 25 years. Relations in Iraq remain unstable to this day.
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