Iraq

Iraq is the birthplace of many of the Earth’s oldest civilizations, including the Babylonians and the Assyrians.

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Arabic is the national language of Iraq, but English is so commonly spoken there that most travelers will get by in the various shops, markets and cafes. The downside is that speaking English will immediately identify you as an outsider. This is dangerous because of the strong underground network of Iraqis who inform attackers of possible target opportunities.

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