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Meaning of "Iran-Iraq War" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF IRAN-IRAQ WAR

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WHAT DOES IRAN-IRAQ WAR MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Iran-Iraq War

Iran–Iraq War

Abulhassan Banisadr 1st President of Iran Mohammad-Ali Rajai 2nd President of Iran Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani Chairman of the Parliament Ali Khamenei 3rd President of Iran[7] Mir-Hossein Mousavi Prime Minister of Iran Mostafa Chamran Minister of Defence Mohsen Rezaee IRGC Commander Ali Sayad Shirazi Chief of Staff Massoud Barzani Leader of the Kurdistan Democratic Party Jalal Talabani Leader of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan Nawshirwan Mustafa Deputy Secretary General of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan Mohammed Baqir al-Hakim Leader of the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq Abdul Aziz al-Hakim Saddam Hussein President of Iraq Ali Hassan al-Majid General and Iraqi Intelligence Service head Taha Yassin Ramadan General and Deputy Party Secretary Izzat Ibrahim ad-Douri Deputy chairman, Revolutionary Command Council Salah Aboud Mahmoud General Tariq Aziz Foreign Minister and Revolutionary Command council member Adnan Khairallah Minister of...

Definition of Iran-Iraq War in the English dictionary

The definition of Iran-Iraq War in the dictionary is the war fought by Iran and Iraq, following the Iraqi invasion of disputed border territory in Iran. It ended indecisively with no important gains on either side: Iraq subsequently conceded the disputed territory Also called: Gulf War.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE IRAN-IRAQ WAR

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Irak
Iraki
Iran
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Iranian
Iraq
Iraqi
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WORDS THAT END LIKE IRAN-IRAQ WAR

American Civil War
Anglo-Boer War
Boer War
Crimean War
First World War
Franco-Prussian War
Great War
Gulf War
Korean War
Peloponnesian War
Peninsular War
Revolutionary War
Russo-Japanese War
Second World War
Seven Years´ War
South African War
Spanish-American War
Spanish Civil War
Trojan War
Yom Kippur War

Synonyms and antonyms of Iran-Iraq War in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Iran-Iraq War» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF IRAN-IRAQ WAR

Find out the translation of Iran-Iraq War to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Iran-Iraq War from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Iran-Iraq War» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

两伊战争
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Guerra Irán-Irak
570 millions of speakers

English

Iran-Iraq War
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ईरान इराक युद्ध
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

الحرب العراقية الإيرانية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Ирано-иракская война
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Irã-Iraque Guerra
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ইরান-ইরাক যুদ্ধ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Guerre Iran-Irak
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Perang Iran-Iraq
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Iran -Irak-Krieg
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

イラン·イラク戦争
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

이란 - 이라크 전쟁
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Perang Iran-Irak
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Chiến tranh Iran-Iraq
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஈரான்-ஈராக் போர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

इराण-इराक युद्ध
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

İran-Irak Savaşı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Iran- Iraq War
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Wojna iracko-irańskiej
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Ірано - іракська війна
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Iran - Irak război
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Ιράν - Ιράκ Πόλεμο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Iran- Irak Oorlog
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Iran - Irakkriget
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Iran - Irak -krigen
5 millions of speakers

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The term «Iran-Iraq War» is quite widely used and occupies the 48.712 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Iran-Iraq War

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «IRAN-IRAQ WAR»

Discover the use of Iran-Iraq War in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Iran-Iraq War and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Longest War: The Iran-Iraq Military Conflict
In describing the causes and courses of the war and its effect on the two antagonists--as well as the rest of the world--Dilip Hiro lays bare the intricate twists and turns of international diplomacy, and reveals the realpolitik behind the ...
Dilip Hiro, 1989
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U.N. and the Iran-Iraq War
Discusses relations between Iran and Iraq throughout their conflict from 1980-1986. Introduction by Gary Sick and Brian Urquhart, authors of "Douse the Spreading Iran-Iraq Flames", an article which is reprinted at the end of the book.
R. P. H. King, 1987
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The Iran-Iraq War
Describes the events preceding and during the Iran-Iraq War, detailing the battles, political negotiations, and consequences of the war.
Efraim Karsh, 2009
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Becoming Enemies: U. S. -Iran Relations and the Iran-Iraq ...
Becoming Enemies brings the unique methods of critical oral history to understand U.S. and Iranian relations from the fall of the Shah in 1978 through the Iranian hostage crisis and the Iran-Iraq war.
James G. Blight, Janet M. Lang, Hussein Banai, 2014
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The Iran-Iraq War
Examines the history behind the longest war of the twentieth century, which raged between Iran and Iraq in the 1980s, and looks at its ongoing ramifications.
Edward Willett, 2003
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The Iran-Iraq War: New International Perspectives
This volume offers a wide-ranging examination of the Iran–Iraq War (1980–88), featuring fresh regional and international perspectives derived from recently available new archival material.
Nigel Ashton, Bryan Gibson, 2013
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The Superpowers' Involvement in the Iran-Iraq War
This superb book describes the superpowers' involvement in the Iran-Iraq war.
Adam Tarock, 1998
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Saddam's War: An Iraqi Military Perspective of the Iran-Iraq War
This paper was prepared under the task order Study on Military History (Project 1946) for the National Intelligence Council.
Kevin M. Woods, 2009
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The Iran-Iraq War: Antecedents and Conflict Escalation
Addressing a disparity between international relations and Middle Eastern area studies, this book fills an important gap in the existing scholarly literature on the causes of war.
Jerome Donovan, 2010
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The Iran-Iraq War: Chaos in a Vacuum
This book is a major reinterpretation of the Iran-Iraq War and is a source for reexamining the U.S. involvement in the Gulf.
Stephen C. Pelletiere, 1992

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «IRAN-IRAQ WAR»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Iran-Iraq War is used in the context of the following news items.
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Is this Iran's time in the Middle East? - BBC News
There are influential political and military figures in Iran who still firmly believe what they chanted during the Iran-Iraq war in 1980s: "The road to ... «BBC News, Jul 15»
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The Iran Nuclear Deal and the Question of “Trust” | Campaign …
As the Iran-Iraq War continued, tensions increased between US naval vessels and Iranian patrol boats stationed in the Persian Gulf. On July 3 ... «CASMII, Jul 15»
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How the Iran Deal Will Affect Oil Markets in the Long Term | Stratfor
Since the Iran-Iraq war and the reconstruction that followed, the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps has become a powerful economic force ... «STRATFOR, Jul 15»
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Twenty-Five Years After Another Gulf War - The New Yorker
Saddam talked about the suicidal 1980-88 Iran-Iraq war, during which an estimated half-million people died, and insisted that Iraq, its economy ... «The New Yorker, Jul 15»
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Iran's Revolutionary Guards Loved the Sanctions - The Daily Beast
After a relatively quiescent period following the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq War, spreading the power and influence of Iran through the region has ... «Daily Beast, Jul 15»
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25 years later: Did Kuwait invasion doom Iraq?
In the last stages of the Iran-Iraq War, the US Navy had decimated the Iranian navy, but it was a brief affair. In 1990 and 1991, the United States ... «Al-Monitor, Jul 15»
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Iran's First Post-Shah President Says Iran's Theocracy Is 'Despotic'
... during the Iran-Iraq War — was interviewed July 15th by Nathan Gardels of Huffington Post, and referred to Iran's theocracy as “despotic. «Center for Research on Globalization, Jul 15»
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Doctor Who Left Iran In Youth Prescribes Engagement Over Isolation …
Relations deteriorated further during the Iran-Iraq War in the 1980s, when former Iraqi president Saddam Hussein, whom the U.S. had ... «The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News, Jul 15»
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Obama delivers on a bold promise of change - Middle East …
He talks of the human waves of Iranians thrown at Saddam Hussein's forces during the 1980-88 Iran-Iraq War, of Iran's “resistance economy” ... «Jerusalem Post Israel News, Jul 15»
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UNHCR - Breaking the fast away from home brings back memories
A widow--her husband was killed in the 1980s during the Iran-Iraq war-- Yazi says that she felt she had no other choice, but to flee Mosul with ... «UNHCR, Jul 15»

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