Demographics of Iraq
This article is about the demographic features of the population of Iraq, including population density, ethnicity, education level, health of the populace, economic status, religious affiliations and ...
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Education in Iraq
Education in Iraq is administered by the Ministry of Education.UNESCO reports that prior to the first Gulf War in 1991 Iraq had one of the best educational performances in the region. Primary school G...
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Health in Iraq
The state of health in Iraq has fluctuated during its turbulent recent history. During its last decade, the regime of Saddam Hussein cut public health funding by 90 percent, contributing to a substan...
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Human rights in Iraq
Human rights in Iraq are addressed in the following articles:
Languages of Iraq
There are a number of languages spoken in Iraq, but Mesopotamian Arabic (Iraqi Arabic) is by far the most widely spoken in the country.
Arabic is the majority language, Kurdish is spoken by approx...
Law enforcement in Iraq
During the administration of Saddam Hussein, Iraq’s law enforcement system was marked by corruption and inhumane practices. After the previous police force was completely disbanded, in 2003 a new Iraq...
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Iraqi nationalism
Iraqi nationalism is the nationalism that asserts that Iraqis are a nation and promotes the cultural unity of Iraqis. Iraqi nationalism involves the recognition of an Iraqi identity stemming from anci...
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Iraqi people
The Iraqi people (Arabic: العراقيون ʿIrāqīyūn, Kurdish: گه‌لی عیراق Îraqîyan, Aramaic: ܥܡܐ ܥܝܪܩܝܐ‎ ʿIrāqāyā, Turkish: Iraklılar) are the citizens of the modern country of Iraq.Arabs have bee...
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Politics of Iraq
The politics of Iraq takes place in a framework of a federal parliamentary representative democratic republic. It is a multi-party system whereby the executive power is exercised by the Prime Minister...
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Religion in Iraq
The major religion in Iraq is Islam, followed by about 97% of Iraqis. The other 3% consist of those following Christianity and other religions. Many cities throughout Iraq have been areas of historica...
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Women in Iraq
Women in Iraq at the beginning of the 21st century are immersed in social upheaval. Their social status is affected by many factors: wars (most recently the Iraq War), sectarian religious conflict, de...
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Kurdish Rebellion of 1983
The Kurdish rebellion of 1983 occurred during the Iran-Iraq war as PUK and KDP Kurdish militias of northern Iraq rebelled against Saddam Hussein, in an attempt to form their own autonomous country. Wi...
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Central Organization for Standardization and Quality Control
Central Organization for Standardization and Quality Control (COSQC) is an agency of the Government of Iraq which promotes standardization andquality control.COSQC is part of the Ministry of Planning ...
Iraqi National Movement
The Iraqi National Movement (INM) (Arabic: الحركة الوطنية العراقية al-Haraka al-Wataniya al-Iraqiyya), more commonly known as the al-Iraqiya List, was an Iraqi political coalition formed to contest th...
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Al-Ubaid (tribe)
Al-Ubaid is one of the Arab tribes in Iraq settled around Kirkuk. The tribe migrated from the Baghdad area to the area of Hawija and Khabour early in the 18th century. The tribe has been contracted by...
Kurdish villages depopulated by Turkey
The number of Kurdish villages depopulated by Turkey is estimated at around 3,000. Since 1984, the Turkish military has embarked on a campaign to eradicate the Kurdistan Workers Party, a militant Kurd...
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Qays ibn Musahir Al Saidawi
Qays ibn Musahir Al Saidawi was an envoy of Husayn ibn Ali who headed towards Kufa carrying Husayn ibn Ali's message for the people about his intention to arrive there.Husayn ibn Ali reached Al Hajir ...
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Dead checking
Dead checking is U.S. military jargon for the practice of verifying the death of Iraqi insurgents and the subsequent killing of those who remain alive when U.S. Armed Forces enter an insurgent house i...