turkey to iraq
During the lack of authority in Iraq, Turkey’s relation with Iraq was in a unique situation. The central government in Baghdad had no power in Northern Iraq but Turkey’s core issue about Iraq was in Northern Iraq—Iraqi Kurdistan. So, unwillingly, the Turkish government created political relations with Iraqi Kurds, Talabani, and Barzani.
The air travel (bird fly) shortest distance between Iraq and Turkey is 991 km= 616 miles.. If you travel with an airplane (which has average speed of 560 miles) from Iraq to Turkey, It takes 1.1 hours to arrive.
9 days ago · Turkey resumes flights to Iraq’s Sulaimaniyah after 16-month ban. Ankara stopped flights to the Kurdish airport in September 2017 after the Iraqi region held an independence referendum.
Exports to Iraq in Turkey averaged 719.37 USD Million from 2014 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 1110.04 USD Million in December of 2014 and a record low of 443.48 USD Million in July of 2016. This page includes a chart with historical data for Turkey Exports to Iraq.
Feb 03, 2019 · Turkey will extend around $5 billion in loans to Turkish businesspeople for the reconstruction of Iraq, Turkish Foreign Affairs Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said on Sunday, the Hürriyet Daily News reported, citing the state-run Anadolu news agency.
Turkey will provide around $5 billion in loans for the reconstruction of Iraq, the foreign minister said on Feb. 3 “We made the biggest commitment to Iraq,” Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu told a meeting organized by the Beyoğlu Municipality in Istanbul.
Turkey’s Defense Ministry said that a Turkish military base in northern Iraq came under attack by Kurdish militants and that some vehicles and equipment were damaged.
“Iraq expects Turkey’s contribution in reconstructing terror-free regions in the country,” Salih said, stressing Baghdad’s expectations. “Iraq is now entering a new phase,” he said and underlined that it is now the time to bring stability to the region and reconstruction.