Map of Iraq
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Coat of arms
Number of zones6
Maximum PPH6
Last updated2022-01-28

Iraq (Arabic: الْعِرَاق, romanized: al-ʿIrāq; Kurdish: عێراق, romanized: Êraq), officially the Republic of Iraq (Arabic: جُمْهُورِيَّة ٱلْعِرَاق romanized: Jumhūriīyah al-ʿIrāq; Kurdish: کۆماری عێراق, romanized: Komarî Êraq), is a country in western Asia which has about 40 million inhabitants.

The capital and largest city is Baghdad. Other major cities are Mosul, Basra and Sulaymaniyah.

It is bordered by Turkey to the north, Iran to the east, the Persian Gulf and Kuwait to the southeast, Saudi Arabia to the south, Jordan to the southwest and Syria to the west.

Flag of Iraq


There are six turf zones in the country all belonging to the same and only region, Iraq. Five of these zones are counted as world heritage sites.

Year in parentheses indicates year of creation.

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Updated: 2022-01-28

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No country specific medals.

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