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Iraq
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Time Zone (GMT):+3
Population:36,004,552
Capital City:Baghdad
Largest City:Baghdad
Currency:Iraqi Dinar = 1,000 fils
Currency Code:IQD
Banknote Denominations:250 / 500 / 1,000 / 5,000 / 10,000 / 25,000 / 50,000
Exchangeable Currencies:Euro, British Pounds, US Dollar

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Iraq
Thursday 18 July 2019 10:21am
Safety and security section (Kurdistan Region) - on 17 July 2019, a Turkish diplomat and 2 Iraqi Kurds were fatally shot in Huqqabaz Restaurant in Empire City district, Erbil; Kurdish authorities are investigating the incident

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