Iraq

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2003: The U.S.-led invasion rids Iraq of Saddam Hussein's regime, but the resulting freedom leads to disorder. Bombing and looting destroy government buildings, hospital supplies, and irreplaceable museum collections. A humanitarian crisis looms amid civilian casualties and a lack of security, electricity, and water. Negotiations to extend or phase out the UN oil-for-food program get under way.

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Categories: Overview | Political | Economic | Social | Environmental
Graphs: Well-being

Related: LinksView all categories for years from to | See Full Report | Print