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1991 uprisings in Iraq

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1991 uprisings in Iraq: Every Day

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The Shia Uprising In Karbala (1991)

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1991 uprisings in Iraq

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1991 Irak İsyanı : Her gün / 1991 uprisings in Iraq : Every day

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Iraqi Uprising of 1991 / Kurdish and Arab Uprising against Saddam Hussein - Shuban Revolution

The 1991 uprisings in Iraq were a series of popular rebellions in northern and southern Iraq in March and April 1991 in a cease fire of the Persian Gulf War. The mostly uncoordinated insurgency, often referred to as the Sha'aban Intifada among Arabs and as the National Uprising among Kurds, was fueled by the perception that then Iraqi President Saddam Hussein was responsible for systemic social repression and had become vulnerable to regime change. This perception of weakness was largely the result of the outcome of two prior wars: the Iran–Iraq War and the invasion of Kuwait, both of which occurred within a single decade and devastated the economy and population of Iraq.
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