You might have thought that the catastrophe of the Iraq War would have given even the most ardent hawk second thoughts about the wisdom of a US war against Iran. But it didn't.
Sydney Morning Herald. Thu, 20 Jun 2019 07:02:09 +1000.
The United States has granted Iraq another 90-day waiver to continue with vital energy imports from neighbouring Iran despite re-imposed sanctions, a government source said Saturday. ...
Yahoo. Sat, 15 Jun 2019 12:18:22 -0400.
BAGHDAD (AP) - In a story June 8 about the German foreign minister's visit to Iraq, The Associated Press misidentified the spokesman for Iraq's Foreign Ministry. He is Ahmad Sahhaf, not Ahmed Mahjoub. ...
Washington Times. Sun, 09 Jun 2019 06:30:39 -0400.
As if life was not bad enough for Adnan Kadhim - he lives in a slum where municipal authorities dump Baghdad's rubbish - now someone is setting the waste on fire, making his children sick. ...
Voice of America. Wed, 05 Jun 2019 22:00:55 -0400.
Marathon Oil's (MRO) high emphasis on exiting the non-core business is in sync with its objective of focusing on U.S. shale plays and strengthening balance sheet.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Wed, 05 Jun 2019 13:35:00 GMT.
Iranians in the capital Tehran set fire to effigies of U.S. President Donald Trump, while in the Iraqi capital, Iran-backed militiamen marched over a large Israeli flag as part of rallies Friday marking Quds, or Jerusalem Day. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 31 May 2019 12:31:26 -0400.
Lawyers for a Navy SEAL accused of killing an Islamic State prisoner in Iraq in 2017 want the case thrown out because of alleged prosecutorial misconduct that include withholding evidence and conducting surveillance on the defense.
Julie Watson Brian Melley. Fox News. Wed, 29 May 2019 06:09:17 GMT.
Three Democratic presidential candidates who all served in Iraq or Afghanistan used the Memorial Day weekend to target President Donald Trump's lack of service during Vietnam.
Newsmax. Tue, 28 May 2019 18:28:14 EDT.
French embassy says it will take 'necessary steps' to appeal death sentences
Anthony Cuthbertson. The Independent. Mon, 27 May 2019 14:59:29 GMT.
Facts About Iraq
The Republic of Iraq, located in southwest Asia, is governed by a
federal government comprised of executive, legislative, and judicial
branches plus various independent commissions.
Its capital city is Baghdad, and its currency is the Iraqi Dinar.
The primary languages used in Iraq are Arabic and Kurdish, and in 2007,
Iraq's estimated population was 27,500,000. Approximately 77% of
Iraqis are Arab, 18% are Kurdish, and 5% are other ethnicities.
Click on the small Iraq map shown at right to display a full-size
map of Iraq.