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Iraq (Republic of Iraq )


Name: Iraq
Code: IRQ
Official Name: Republic of Iraq
Located: Asia
Capital: Baghdad
Calling Code: +964
Flag of Republic of Iraq
Flag of Republic of Iraq
Coat of Arms of Republic of Iraq
Coat of Arms of Republic of Iraq

Demographics and Politics

Form of Goverment: Parliamentary republic
Official Languages: Arabic
Regional Languages: Kurdish, Syriac-Aramaic, South Azeri, Neo-Aramaic languages, Armenian, South Azeri, English
Population: 30399572
Largest cities: Baghdad, Al Basrah, Al Mawsil al Jadidah, Al Basrat al Qadimah, Mosul, Erbil, Abu Ghurayb, As Sulaymaniyah, Kirkuk, An Najaf al Ashraf
Religion: Islam, Christianity

Geographic Information

Area Total: 438317.00 sq.km.
Water: 1.10%
Borders: Syria, Turkey, Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia
Mountains: Mount Mqalub, Gir-e Kumar, Kuhe Haji Ebrahim
Rivers: Tigris, Euphrates
Climate: Hot arid with subtropical influence

Iraq Famous Places

Wadi al Salam, Babylon City, Hatra Ruins, Great Ziggurat of Ur, National Museum of Iraq

Iraq Economy

is dominated by the oil sector. Main industries are petroleum, chemicals, textiles, leather, construction materials, food processing, fertilizer, metal fabrication/processing.
Currency: Iraqi dinar (IQD)

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Road Traffic Information

Drive Side: Right
Convention of Road Traffic:
Convention on Road Traffic, of 8 November 1968
Convención sobre la Circulación Vial en Viena el 8 de Noviembre de 1968
Конвенция о дорожном движении, подписанная в Вене 8 ноября 1968 года
Convention sur la Circulation Routière fait à Vienne le 8 Novembre 1968
《道路交通公约》 1968 年11 月8 日订于维也纳
Convention on Road Traffic, of 8 November 1968 - Arabic

Iraq Time Zone (UTC)

Winter:+3 - +3
Summer: +3 - +3
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