Iraq

By:Landon Jones

Countries Basics

My country is Iraq

The capitol is Baghdad

The flag means God is great

Geography

Around Lebanon,Syria,and Jordan

Near Persian gulf

3300N,4400S

In Middle east

Broad Planes

Government

It is a parliamentary democracy

they have all the rights that we do

President-Faud Masum

Prime Minister-Haider al-Abad

Economy

Iraq is a rich nation

1.65 billion dollars

25% bellow poverty

Import-crude oil

Export-medicine

Culture

Muslim is most common

Arabic is also common

woman-long dresses

men-hats

they eat a lot of beef and rice

Climat

120 degrees Fahrenheit

100 centimeters of rain a year

History

Oct. 21 2011-president Obama announced that all soldiers over in Iraq ill be out of there by 2012

Aug 19 2010-the last combat troops leave. Some 50,000 american soldiers remain to advise Iraqis.

Compare and Contrast

In america we eat beef and rice and america has broad plains like they do.


We do not where the same clothing as they do and they live in different housing then we do.