Here’s What Life In Iraq Was Like Under Saddam Hussein – Business Insider

When I was working in the Middle East I got to visit Iraq in 1980…..I found it a different country than had been described…..the people were happy, well as happy as they could be under a dictator, they has health care, education and a clean environment….Baghdad was so clean you could have eaten off the streets……and gas was cheap…..the people were friendly and would talk about anything but politics, that could be expected, not once was I assailed for not being a Muslim…a alas a dictator is still a dictator…….during the war and after things went from good to worse……..

I found this piece from a person that lived in Iraq and his opinion of what life was like……

 

Here’s What Life In Iraq Was Like Under Saddam Hussein – Business Insider.

First Gulf War in 1991 was America’s opening Iraq mistake | WashingtonExaminer.com

The situation began in 1990 and has spiraled out of control ever since…….this press is an opinion from a conserv source….never thought I would see this in print…..read and understand……..

 

First Gulf War in 1991 was America’s opening Iraq mistake | WashingtonExaminer.com.

The First Iraq War Was Also Sold to the Public Based on a Pack of Lies | Common Dreams

I see that the news media has moved on from Iraq now they will fixate on the kids and immigration.  Sadly the world does now work that way…..Iraq will become a major sticking point for US foreign policy…….ignore at your peril…….

Today I am trying to help my readers know what is happening in Iraq….nothing that is happening is by happenstance……

I will be pressing articles on what has lead up to this moment in history….

 

The First Iraq War Was Also Sold to the Public Based on a Pack of Lies | Common Dreams.

The Western-Imposed Partition of the Middle East Is Dead | Common Dreams

I apologize f or today I will be pressing  several articles bout the history and the causes of the situation in Iraq…..I regret that I have no original insights for today….I am deep in research and need  a day to compile so of the info I have gleamed…..please read and i do hope that it extends your knowledge of the situation…….

Today I will give my readers a little history lesson…..there is a gap in Americans knowledge of what is happening and has happened in the Middle East….if you want to understand what is going on in Iraq then a refresher course would be advised……..

I know….what a bummer having to learn something this early in the week…….try it you may like it.

Present day Middle East is an arbitrarily drawn borders by Anglo at the end of WW1……the Allies cut up the old Ottoman Empire……only concerns were colonization and economic….there was NO consideration of old animosities or loyalties…..Because of this randomness the Middle East is dying as we know it today……..

I wrote about this situation earlier….in case my reader would like to check out what I wrote……..https://lobotero.com/2014/04/14/are-we-still-paying-for-sykes-picot/

Now others are seeing what I saw……..

 

The Western-Imposed Partition of the Middle East Is Dead | Common Dreams.