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To: Diogenesis

Does anyone know anything about this flag? Is it pre-Saddam? Its missing the writing between the stars.

42 posted on 04/10/2003 7:06:16 AM PDT by jae471
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A quick mention on Fox News last night said that yes, this is a pre-Saddam flag.
51 posted on 04/10/2003 7:40:57 AM PDT by HiJinx (SFC, USA (Ret))
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To: jae471
Does anyone know anything about this flag? Is it pre-Saddam? Its missing the writing between the stars.

I heard that Saddam changed the flag after the 91 gulf war to enhance his "Islamic" ties. Of course he said they won that war, it seems Iraqis don't like the Saddam flag.

55 posted on 04/10/2003 8:20:25 AM PDT by Mister Baredog ((They wanted to kill 50,000 of us on 9/11, we will never forget!))
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Flags of Iraq
91 posted on 04/10/2003 6:36:09 PM PDT by The Hon. Galahad Threepwood
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