ID:13373 Section: Event
Updated: Sunday 12th October 2014
Saudi support for Iraq during the Iran–Iraq War consisted of $20 billion of funding between September 1980 and May 1982.
Trita Parsi writes, that
Between September 1980 and spring 1982, Saudi Arabia - which was particularly fearful of an Iranian victory and the boost that it would give to Iran''s ideological zeal - provided Iraq with $1 billion per month.
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