Keywords : Al-Muthana
Heritage Outposts in Al-Muthanna Governorate (Alghuleidha, Alaarzyiat and Alsafi Posts as an Example)
2022, Volume 7, Issue 2, Pages 203-232
The police stations or military stations used for guarding, to maintain border security. The emergence of the police station is relatively recent, as it has been linked to the emergence of the coast guard, and the use of the police station is in desert areas, cities, villages, borders, and near the coasts of the seas and the banks of rivers.
The police station played a prominent role in the various eras that passed in Iraq, and their role became evident in the first half of the twentieth century, especially in the thirties of the aforementioned century as they represented the foundations of the imposition of power, hegemony and the presence of the state in the cities and tribal areas that used to revolt and rebel against the central authority for various reasons related to poor services and poor health conditions.