268-161 House vote came one day after Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced his support of legislation, saying it would prevent acts of 'military adventurism'
Voice of America. Thu, 17 Jun 2021 10:32:57 -0400.
Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) on Wednesday vowed that the Senate will vote on repealing the 2002 Iraq War authorization, marking the first time he has announced his support for the ...
Jordain Carney. The Hill. Wed, 16 Jun 2021 15:47:30 +0000.
BP's plan to spin off operations in Iraq is likely to provide the oil giant with more flexibility to invest in low-carbon energy and reduce its spending on oil and gas.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Tue, 15 Jun 2021 14:06:00 GMT.
Iraq's oil minister says the country's oil sector is rebounding after a catastrophic year triggered by the coronavirus pandemic, with key investment projects on the horizon
Via Ap News Wire. The Independent. Fri, 11 Jun 2021 14:21:51 GMT.
A movement demanding a new kind of Iraq struggles to carry on, despite intimidation from Iranian-backed militias that are believed to have murdered dozens of activists.
Jane Arraf. New York Times. Wed, 26 May 2021 09:24:49 +0000.
Robert Pether has been refused bail after being arrested in Iraq last month when a project he was working on became embroiled in a contractual dispute.
Daniella White. Sydney Morning Herald. Thu, 13 May 2021 22:07:07 +1000.
Regulators said the programs breached broadcast rules after viewers complained the Ramadan prank show was in bad taste, particularly as militant violence is still prevalent in Iraq.
Daily Mail. Tue, 04 May 2021 10:18:53 GMT.
According to the Iraqi Interior Ministry, 82 people were killed and 110 others were injured
Tass. Tue, 27 Apr 2021 04:16:11 +0300.
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 2020,
Iraq's estimated population was 40,222,493. 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.