Iraq recorded more than 1,000 new coronavirus cases in a single day for the first time on Friday, with its total approaching 10,000 confirmed cases, the health ministry said.
Reuters. Fri, 05 Jun 2020 10:42:52 -0400.
OPEC+ oil producers could still hold a ministerial video conference this week if Iraq and others which have not fully complied with existing supply cuts agree to boost their adherence, three OPEC+ sources told Reuters on Thursday. ...
Yahoo. Thu, 04 Jun 2020 10:23:21 -0400.
As the catalogue of charges lengthened, vast sums of public money were spent on legal investigations. Veterans were hounded, homes wrecked, and reputations trashed.
Daily Mail. Tue, 02 Jun 2020 23:38:52 +0100.
Journalists have been in harm's way before. They were embedded with the U.S. military in recent wartime conflicts, most notably in Iraq and Afghanistan. ...
Jennifer Harper. Washington Times. Sun, 31 May 2020 18:30:32 -0400.
The spy agency also raised the alarm about foreign fighters returning from Syria and Iraq in the coming years as it argued the case for expanded powers to forcibly question terrorists and foreign spies.
Anthony Galloway. Sydney Morning Herald. Fri, 29 May 2020 19:03:05 +1000.
The widow of a British serviceman who was run over and killed by a forklift truck, driven by an American soldier, is to meet the US ambassador and request an independent inquiry into his death.
Sky News. Sat, 23 May 2020 18:22:00 +0100.
US lawmakers have voiced their concerns that the US Army is taking a risk by not rapidly fielding Iron Dome in places like Iraq to protect soldiers from incoming cruise missiles. ...
Ashley Roque, Washington, Dc. Janes 360. Thu, 07 May 2020 01:00:00 GMT.
Six Army soldiers who were injured in a ballistic missile attack on an American base in Iraq in January have been awarded Purple Hearts, and 23 others have been approved for the award and will receive them later this week, U.S. ...
Vandana Rambaran. Fox News. Tue, 05 May 2020 01:19:08 GMT.
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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.