Iran-Iraq War

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a dispute over control of the waterway between Iraq and Iran broke out into open fighting in 1980 and continued until 1988, when they accepted a UN cease-fire resolution

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Chadirji moved to Beirut a few years later and lived abroad during most of the devastating 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war, the 1990 Gulf War, the decade of international sanctions, and the 2003 U.
In the south, Sunni and Shi'ite tribesmen demonstrated against Rafsanjani's visit, holding him responsible for the massacre of Iraqi forces during the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war, shouting that the Iranian leader "desecrated Iraqi soil".
The site was then damaged during the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war and equipment looted.
Everybody has understood that Iran is the number one power in the world," Ahmadinejad said in a speech to families who lost loved ones in the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war.
The Bush administration removed Iran's worst enemy from power, ensuring, as Iranian officials pointed out on Mar 2, that there would not be a repeat of the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war.
The project was halted by the 1979 Iranian revolution and the plant was later destroyed during the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq War.
Hardline news sites reported that Moqaddam, whom they said was a veteran of the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war, was buried in Najaf.
Hundreds of thousands of Iranian civilians and soldiers lost their lives in the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war.
The areas which is most affected by mines and explosives are remaining from the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war have been cleared.
One post showed a photograph of young fighters during the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war in blue jeans.
1980-1988 Iran-Iraq War were repatriated today at the Shalamjah border
Syria is allied with Iran, Iraq's historic enemy, and it was the only Arab country to support Iran during the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war.