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IRAQIS BURN ISRAELI FLAG AS MARK NINTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE GULF WAR.
Iraqis burn an Israeli flag during a demonstration outside the United Nations headquarters in Baghdad in the early hours of January 17. The demonstration marks ninth anniversary of the Gulf War. Iraqi President Saddam Hussein, in a televised address to the nation, praised the "mother of all battles" and insisted that Iraqis emerged victorious in the six-week war with U.S.-led multinational forces that began on January 17 1991.