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Iraq in standpoint - An Orientation consultant - bankruptcy 1 - Geography * creation * Geographic Divisions * wasteland * higher Tigris and Euphrates Upland * Northeast Highlands * Alluvial Plains * weather * significant Rivers * Tigris River * Euphrates River * Shatt al-Arab * significant towns * Baghdad * Basrah * Mosul (Al-Mawsil) * Kirkuk * Arbil * ordinary risks * Environmental issues * bankruptcy 2 - historical past * advent * historic Cultures of Mesopotamia * unfold of Islam * Ottoman and Safavid clash * The Ottoman period * global struggle I and the British Mandate * Faisal I and the Hashemite state * Independence and global battle II * Post-World warfare II * the autumn of the Hashemite Monarchy * The Qasim Regime * The Arif Brothers and the Ba'athists * the increase of Saddam Hussein * Kurdish Push for Autonomy * The Iran-Iraq struggle * the 1st Persian Gulf battle * Sanctions * guns Inspections * Invasion and next Iraqi Governance * protection Efforts * fresh occasions * bankruptcy three - economic system * advent * the advance of Iraq's financial system * Agriculture * * providers * Banking * Tourism * strength * Oil * usual fuel * electrical energy * exchange * lifestyle * Transportation * funding weather * company Outlook * bankruptcy four - Society * creation * faith and Ethnicity * faith * Ethnicity * Languages * Gender concerns * Honor Killings * delicacies * conventional gown * the humanities * activities * bankruptcy five - defense * creation * United States-Iraq relatives * relatives with Neighboring nations * Iran * Syria * Jordan * Saudi Arabia * Kuwait * Turkey * Geopolitics of Water assets * concerns Affecting protection * Poverty * Displaced individuals and Refugees * Corruption * army and Police constitution * Terrorist teams * Al-Qaeda in Iraq (AQI) * different rebel Groups
Chapter 1 - Profile * advent * Geography * region * Geographic Divisions * Topographic good points * weather * Rivers * Draining of the Marshlands * atmosphere * harm to Biodiversity and atmosphere from battle * significant towns * Baghdad * Mosul * Basrah * Karbala * Kirkuk * Erbil * Pre-Modern heritage * old background * Islamic Empires * The Ottoman Empire and the British * fresh historical past * Operation Iraqi Freedom * Post-Saddam Iraq * economic climate * evaluation * The Oil area * the rural area * The prone quarter * Rebuilding the Infrastructure * Telecommunications * Mass Media * electrical energy * Ethnic and different Minority teams * Kurds * Marsh Arabs (Ma'dan) * Turkmen and different Minority teams * bankruptcy 1 overview * bankruptcy 2 - faith * creation * heritage of Islam * below Muhammad's management * less than Muhammad's fast Successors * Schism * Sunni and Shi'a Islam * Sunnis * Sunni Iraqi Kurds * Shi'ites * Shi'a Iraqi Political Affiliations * Sufism * The Pillars of Islam * Non-Islamic Religions * Christianity * Yazidis * Mandaeism * function of faith within the govt * Baathism * non secular legislation * impact of faith on lifestyle * constructions of Worship * Mosques * Mosque Etiquette * Shrines * church buildings * spiritual occasions * Ramadan * Ashura * bankruptcy 2 evaluation * bankruptcy three - Traditions * Greeting and Interacting * Hospitality * replacing presents * Sharing * Honor and Offenses * Vendettas and Honor Killings * Male-Female Relationships * interplay with Iraqi Women
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Iraq in Perspective - Orientation Guide, Iraqi, Kurmanji, Sorani Cultural Orientation: Baghdad, Mosul, Geography, History, Military, Islam, Traditions, Cultures, Kurds, Yazidis, Hussein, Wars by U.S. Government,U.S. Military,Department of Defense