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IRAQ

In March 2003, a coalition led by the United States invaded Iraq and ousted President Saddam Hussein. Coalition forces and U.S. civilian administrators remain in the country, helping to set up a new government.

The capital is Baghdad. Located in the Middle East, Iraq is on the Persian Gulf and borders Iran, Turkey, Syria, Jordan, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait.

For more information on Iraq and the most recent war there, please see our hot topic, The War on Iraq: Legal Issues and Iraqi Special Tribunal to Try Crimes Against Humanity.

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Last updated May 18, 2007

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