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Tight security measures during the Eid prayer

Thousands of Iraqis performed the Eid prayers today, Monday in the capital, Baghdad, and different governorates in the country, amid strict security measures, to ensure the safety of the worshipers. Eid sermons focused on deepening the…

Iraq and India have solid oil relations that span decades

Iraq is one of India’s main oil suppliers getting more than third of the crude oil imports. India relies on oil imports from the Middle East, especially Iraq that covers 23% of its needs. Oil Marketing Company Oil (SOMO) sells Iraq’s oil by…

Sulaymaniyah revives ancient traditional games

Iraqi Kurdistan has a long history of playing old traditional games, which have been a part of the country’s heritage and traditions for thousands of years. These games are now passed down to future generations, away from the computerized…

Festive Preparations Ahead of the New Year’s Eve in Erbil

To mark New Year’s Eve, streets and shops across Erbil were decorated and lit up with colorful lights and Christmas trees. Thousands of Christians gathered in churches to join the Christmas Eve Mass Prayer. This year’s celebrations were…