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Iraq
   has this flag:   

Iraq
   was formerly known as   
Mesopotamia
IRQ
   is the international car registration for   
Iraq
Iraq
   has the capital   
Baghdad
In 634 A.D., the newly-created Muslim empire expanded into the region of Iraq, which at the time was part of the Persian Empire. In about 762 A.D., the Abbasid dynasty took over rule of the vast Muslim world and moved the capital to the newly-founded city of Baghdad. Over the next five centuries, the city would become the world's center of education and culture.
Iraq
   uses the   
Dinar
New Iraqi dinar (NID) as of 22 January 2004
The Hanging Gardens of Babylon
   is situated in (what is now)   
Iraq
Estimated to have been 50 km south of Baghdad. The most descriptive accounts of the Gardens come from Greek historians but Babylonian records stay silent on the matter. Some suggest the gardens never existed.
Arabic
   is an official language of   
Iraq
Kurdish
   is an official language of   
Iraq
.iq
   internet domain is used by   
Iraq
Kurdistan and the Kurdistan Autonomous Region of Iraq
   has the anthem   
Ey Reqîb
"Hey Guardian" or "Hey Enemy"
President Jalal Talabani
   is Head of State of   
Iraq
1979
   was the year   
Saddam Hussein Became Ruler of Iraq
An anagram is 'Sauna Shed Dims'.
Iraq
   can be described as   
"The Cradle of Civilization"
Saddam Hussein
   is/was the   
President of Iraq
His name in Arabic means 'One who confronts'.
Iraq
   is situated in   
Asia
Iraq
   lies to the north of   
Saudi Arabia
Syria
   lies to the north of   
Iraq
Jordan/Iraq
Iraq
   is the site of   
Ashur (Qal'at Sherqat)
Nelson Mandela Freed, Namibia Independence from S. Africa, Iraq Invades Kuwait, Hubble Telescope Launched
   are all   
Major Events of 1990
Iraq
   has a motto   
Allahu Akbar
George W. Bush
   said   
"You Know One of the Hardest Parts of My Job is to Connect Iraq to the War on Terror."
Interview on CBS, 9-6-2006
Al-`Irāq
   is the native name for   
Iraq
1990
   was the year   
Iraq Invaded Kuwait
Iraqi Airways
   is based in   
Iraq
National carrier.
Shatt Al-Arab - Euphrates
   River runs through   
Iraq
3,596 km. Iraq / Turkey / Iran / Syria
Turkey
   lies to the north of   
Iraq
Syria/Iraq
Tigris
   River runs through   
Iraq
1,950 km. Turkey / Iraq / Syria / Iran
Samarra Plate
   was made in   
Iraq
Painted ceramic, c. 5000 BC; Vorderasiatisches Museum, Berlin
Halaf Dishes
   was made in   
Iraq
Painted ceramic, c. 4900 BC; British Museum, London
Priest-king
   was made in   
Iraq
Limestone, c. 3300 BC; Louvre, Paris
Sumerian Votive Statuettes
   was made in   
Iraq
Gypsum, inlaid shell, black limestone and bitumen paint, c. 2600 BC; Iraq Museum, Baghdad
Ram in the Thicket
   was made in   
Iraq
Gold leaf, copper, lapiz lazuli, shell and red limestone, c. 2500 BC; British Museum, London
King of Akkad
   was made in   
Iraq
Copper alloy, c. 2250 BC; Musée du Louvre, Paris
Assyrian King and Attendants
   was made in   
Iraq
Glazed terracotta, c. 870 BC; British Museum, London
Arabian
   desert is in   
Iraq
2 330 000 km²
Syrian
   desert is in   
Iraq
260 000 km²
Bekhme
   Dam is located in   
Iraq
204 m high. 600 m long. Zab River
Mosul
   Dam is located in   
Iraq
36,000 cu. m.
Air Force of Iraq
   is   

Iraq
   has this coat of arms   

Al-Faw Peninsula
   is located in   
Iraq
Iraq
   is   

Hashemite
   originated in   
Iraq
Founded in 1916 - dissolution in 1958 during the July Revolution.
Masgouf
   comes from   
Iraq
An open cut fish grilled and spiced with salt, pepper and tamarind
1990
   was the year   
Iraq Invaded Kuwait






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