The area that we know think as Iraq was actually three provinces of the Turkish Empire
By october of 1920 they had 100.000 troops in Iraq and they crushed the uprising
In 1921 they invited Faisal member of a leading Arab family in the Middle east. However the country was far from independent
Britain supported the new Jewish state of Israel against the opposition of the Arab states
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The iraqi goverment agreed with the Iraqi petroleum company that profits from Iraqi oil would be shared equally between the iraqi goverment and the british-dominated company
The monarchy was overthrown and Iraq become a republic
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