Iraq invaded Iran with an air attack. Due to politcal views,religions,and hate to Saddam. Iran got support from Syria,Libya,N.Korea, China,and US. Each country got $600 billion dollars.In Iran 1.5 million were found dead, in Iraq 500,000 soldiers were dead or wounded,also thousands of people near died due to air raids and bombs. The end result of this was was a stalemate. Iraq was $130 billion dollars in debt. Being in debt after the war was one of the reasons Saddam invaded Kuwait in 1990.