Barham Salih Elected As The New President Of Iraq
Barham Salih elected Shiite Adel Abdul Mahdi as Prime Minister of the country. The move will pave the way to form a new government nearly five months after national elections. Salih won 220 votes out of the 273 lawmakers.
About Iraq Capital: Baghdad Currency- Iraqi dinar Around 95% of the country's 37 million citizens are Muslims, with Christianity, Yarsan, Yezidism and Mandeanism also present.
The official languages of Iraq are Arabic and Kurdish.