26 July 1958: The old order has been obliterated and the house of the Hashemites expunged from Bagdad
Bagdad, July 25
Bagdad is hot but apparently not excessively bothered as Iraq settles down into its new revolutionary mould.
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Link : Military coup in Iraq ousts monarchy – archive, 26 July 1958