Why did the Iran-Iraq War last for so long?

Part of the IGCSE Paper 2 Study Topic: “Why did Events in the Gulf Matter?”

Why did the Iran-Iraq War last for so long?
Before reading the additional information in the worksheet, students should have made notes from the two short video clips [clip 1 | clip 2], focusing on the question “Why did the Iran-Iraq War last for so long?”. After reading further information provided AND watching the video clips, students answer the question by providing – as always – THREE key reasons.

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