Iraq Fast Facts – CNN

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Capital: Baghdad Ethnic Groups: Arab 75%-80%, Kurdish 15%-20% or other 5% (1987 est.) Religion: Muslim (official) 95%-98% (Shia 64%-69%, Sunni 29%-34%), Christian 1%, other 1-4% (2015 est.) GDP (purchasing power parity): $649.3 billion (2017 est.) GDP per capita: $16,700 (2017 est.) Unemployment: 16% (2012 est.) Other Facts In ancient times, […]

Oslo Accords Fast Facts – CNN

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Oslo I is formally known as the Declaration of Principles (DOP). The pact established a timetable for the Middle East peace process. It planned for an interim Palestinian government in Gaza and Jericho in the West Bank. The United States was not actively involved in the negotiations. The meetings were […]