By Ehsan Qaraee
In this series of articles, I will discuss the 8-year war between Iran and Iraq during the 1980's, and the history behind it. In order to cover the many aspects of this historical event, I will focus on a few points in each article.
The Iranian regime called this conflict the “Imposed War” or “Holy Defense”. However, the question remains, was this war really an act of defense, or was it imposed on the nation?