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Military History – Iraq-Iran War

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Although better equipped and better trained, the Iraqi forces failed to generate critical mass against the Iranians, who significantly outnumbered them. This would remain so throughout the rest of the war, until the signing of a bitter cease-fire agreement in 1988.

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