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How did iraq and the united states become enemies the war against iran before the war, saddam hussein's relatives were untouchable. Saddam hussein abd al-majid al-tikriti (28 april 1937 - 30 december 2006) was the president of iraq, from july 16, 1979 to april 9, 2003, when he was removed from his position during the war in iraq led by the united states during his time as president, he killed 5 million people through war and genocide. Start studying conflict in the middle east arab forces most likely fought with the united states in the gulf war they rebelled against saddam hussein's.
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Watch video saddam hussein was president of iraq for more than two decades and is seen as a figurehead of the country's military conflicts with iran and the united states synopsis born on april 28, 1937, in tikrit, iraq, saddam hussein was a secularist who rose through the baath political party to assume a dictatorial presidency. Why did the united states log in join now college history 5 points why did the united states go to war against iraq in 2003 saddam hussein. October 11, 2002 - congress votes overwhelmingly to authorize president george w bush to use force against iraq, giving him a broad mandate to act against iraqi president saddam hussein the bush administration had argued that iraq’s weapons of mass destruction posed an immediate threat to us and global security. The united states and saddam hussein viewpoints: washington weighs war with iraq the allies of the united states are against its policy toward iraq.