iraq Iraq 3: Countries in Conflict Israel was concerned about the growing military power of Iraq and wanted to eliminate it with the help of Iran. Enrique Kournikova Read more posts by this author. Enrique Kournikova 26 Apr 2020 • 3 min read Subscribe to Utopia Educators Get the latest posts delivered right to your inbox Subscribe Great! Check your inbox and click the link to confirm your subscription. Please enter a valid email address!