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Complete details about Iraq in Asia with capital city Baghdad

Country NameIraq (Al-´Iraq)
Country CodeIRQ
Capital CityBaghdad
ContinentAsia
RegionMiddle East
Independence Year1932
Population23115000
Surface Area438317.0
Life Expectancy66.5 years
GNP11500.0 (old 0.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Arabic [official]     (77.2%)
Assyrian     (0.8%)
Azerbaijani     (1.7%)
Kurdish     (19.0%)
Persian     (0.8%)

Major Cities

Baghdad, Baghdad     (population 4336000)
Mosul, Ninawa     (population 879000)
Irbil, Irbil     (population 485968)
Kirkuk, al-Tamim     (population 418624)
Basra, Basra     (population 406296)
al-Sulaymaniya, al-Sulaymaniya     (population 364096)
al-Najaf, al-Najaf     (population 309010)
Karbala, Karbala     (population 296705)
al-Hilla, Babil     (population 268834)
al-Nasiriya, DhiQar     (population 265937)
al-Amara, Maysan     (population 208797)
al-Diwaniya, al-Qadisiya     (population 196519)
al-Ramadi, al-Anbar     (population 192556)
al-Kut, Wasit     (population 183183)
Baquba, Diyala     (population 114516)

Iraq's most recent News and Stories

Iraq Tweets

From @DeeIsASinner on Sun Mar 26 22:41:33 EDT 2017 RT @3yeAmHe: U.S. Launches Over 7,000 Airstrikes In Iraq, Syria In Past Two Months https://t.co/RiTGL43utx
From @JoanneCangal on Sun Mar 26 22:41:27 EDT 2017 RT @Mikeggibbs: Big stuff happening: Iraq massacre ---> Trump, RUS blew up an arms depot in Ukraine/murder, Flynn. In other words: Russia,?
From @MarcelThorn on Sun Mar 26 22:41:26 EDT 2017 Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says ISIS will be gone from Iraq in the coming weeks. https://t.co/IquDXfJAEE
From @vip__iraq on Sun Mar 26 22:41:22 EDT 2017 RT @f9oo: ???? ?????? ???? ????? ???? ????? ???????? ??? ??? ???????? ?????? ??? ??? ??? ?????? ?????? ????? ??? ???????? ?? ??????? ???????
From @twiii_ on Sun Mar 26 22:41:19 EDT 2017 RT @BFriedmanDC: This is a huge story. If true, it's likely the largest massacre of civilians by the U.S. military since Vietnam. And Iraq?
From @welidali1 on Sun Mar 26 22:41:16 EDT 2017 Iraq Uncovered https://t.co/0mwh5YCGnl via @frontlinepbs
From @AndyOplas on Sun Mar 26 22:41:14 EDT 2017 Iraq suspends Mosul offensive after coalition airstrike atrocity https://t.co/KqadSuda8d
From @firlyxx on Sun Mar 26 22:41:12 EDT 2017 RT @ilmi_rhoudhotul: Klo Indonesia gak mau Hancur kayak Syiria, Iraq,dan Libiya ,jgn Biarkan HTI ,FPI serta Wahabi,hidup seenak Otaknya di?
From @linwillett on Sun Mar 26 22:41:11 EDT 2017 RT @BFriedmanDC: This is a huge story. If true, it's likely the largest massacre of civilians by the U.S. military since Vietnam. And Iraq?
From @MegalodonTeflon on Sun Mar 26 22:41:10 EDT 2017 @epmurph gotta love his charlatan bullshit where he claims he was against the Iraq War and only Sean Hannity knew about it or whatever
From @IraqReports1 on Sun Mar 26 22:41:03 EDT 2017 Tours in Iraq prepared Tron Bosse for college - The Daily Orange https://t.co/armODEXtmW
From @RDSWEB on Sun Mar 26 22:41:00 EDT 2017 RT @osint: Three Government Troops, Nine IS Militants Killed amid Clashes in Iraq https://t.co/cwGYtCt4XR
From @kajuna25 on Sun Mar 26 22:40:59 EDT 2017 RT @BFriedmanDC: This is a huge story. If true, it's likely the largest massacre of civilians by the U.S. military since Vietnam. And Iraq?
From @dianewitt on Sun Mar 26 22:40:58 EDT 2017 RT @DavidKenner: After airstrikes killing as many as 200 civilians, Iraqi officer says rules of engagement relaxed under Trump. https://t.c?
From @TimmSusan on Sun Mar 26 22:40:56 EDT 2017 RT @BFriedmanDC: This is a huge story. If true, it's likely the largest massacre of civilians by the U.S. military since Vietnam. And Iraq?