Where is iraq on the world map. Central intelligence agency unless otherwise indicated. Between 65000 bc and 35000 bc northern iraq was home to a neanderthal culture archaeological remains of which have been discovered at shanidar cave this same region is also the location of a number of pre neolithic cemeteries dating from approximately 11000 bc. The country slopes from mountains over 3000 meters above sea level along the border with iran and turkey to the remnants of sea level reedy marshes in the southeast. Iraq is one of nearly 200 countries illustrated on our blue ocean laminated map of the world.
Chronology 18 nov 1534 mesopotamia part of the ottoman empire. Iraq on a world wall map. Iraq political 2009 1mb and pdf format 317k. The current population of iraq is 40076161 as of tuesday march 12 2019 based on the latest united nations estimates.
The historical head office of corbas a few minutes away from lyons is the main production site. The factory built in 1974 lives in the rhythm of the orders coming from all over the world. It is bordered to the north by turkey to the east by iran to the west by syria and jordan and to the south by saudi arabia and kuwait. The republic of iraq lies in the middle east bordered by kuwait saudi arabia jordan syria turkey iran and the persian gulf.
The republic of iraq is a nearly landlocked country in the middle east whose economy is largely driven by the export of fossil fuels. Iraq is one of the easternmost countries of the arab world located at about the same latitude as the southern united states. The following maps were produced by the us.