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03/10/1932 Iraq wins independence

The kingdom of Iraq was granted full independence in 1932, after the Anglo-Iraqi Treaty. The independent Iraqi Kingdom under the Hashemite rulers underwent a period of turbulence through its entire existence. Establishment of Sunni religious domination in Iraq was followed by Assyrian, Yazidi and Shi'a unrests, which were all brutally suppressed.


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  • Prior to independence - British administration 

  • History 

  • Republic declared