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Capitalnombre: Baghdad
coordenadas geográficas: 33 20 N, 44 24 E
diferencia de tiempo: UTC+3 (8 hours ahead of Washington, DC, during Standard Time)
División administrativa18 governorates (muhafazat, singular - muhafazah (Arabic); parezgakan, singular - parezga (Kurdish)) and 1 region*; Al Anbar; Al Basrah; Al Muthanna; Al Qadisiyah (Ad Diwaniyah); An Najaf; Arbil (Erbil) (Arabic), Hewler (Kurdish); As Sulaymaniyah (Arabic), Slemani (Kurdish); Babil; Baghdad; Dahuk (Arabic), Dihok (Kurdish); Dhi Qar; Diyala; Karbala'; Kirkuk; Kurdistan Regional Government*; Maysan; Ninawa; Salah ad Din; Wasit
Independencia3 Octubre 1932 (from League of Nations mandate under British administration); note - on 28 Junio 2004 the Coalition Provisional Authority transferred sovereignty to the Iraqi Interim Government
Feriado nacionalDía de la República, Julio 14 (1958); note - the Government of Iraq has yet to declare an official national holiday but still observes Día de la República
Constituciónseveral previous; latest adoptada by referendum 15 Octubre 2005 (2013)
Sufragio18 años de edad; universal
Poder Executivojefe de estado: Presidente Jalal TALABANI (desde 6 April 2005)
jefe de gobierno: Prime Minister Nuri al-MALIKI (desde 20 May 2006)
cabinet: The Council of Ministers consists of the prime minister and cabinet ministers the prime minister proposes; approved by an absolute majority vote by the Council of Representatives
elections: president elected by Council of Representatives (parliament) to serve a four-year term (eligible for a second term); presidential election in parliament last held on 11 November 2010 (next to be held on 30 April 2014)
election results: Presidente Jalal TALABANI reelected on 11 November 2010; Council of Representatives vote count on second ballot - 195 votes; Nuri al-MALIKI reelected prime minister

Fuente: CIA World Factbook
A menos que sea indicado, toda la información en esta página es correcta hasta Julio 6, 2015