Iraq, formerly known as Mesopotamia, officially the Republic of Iraq. It is a country in southwest Asia that covers most of the northwest of the Zagros mountain range, the eastern part of the Syrian desert and the northern part of the Arabian Desert. Iraq covers an area of 437,072 km2, ranked 58th among the largest countries in the world.
According to many specialists Iraq has the second highest oil reserves in the world with 112 billion barrels after Saudi Arabia. The country was occupied militarily by the United States and its allies after being invaded in 2003.
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