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Endorsement and pledges

Endorsement requirements:
  • Submission of an application by the citizen with a phone number and residential address in the United States
  • Civil status identity card, Iraqi nationality certificate, and Iraqi passport
  • American residency card
  • A consular fee of $20 is to be paid in cash
Requirements for issuing pledges:
  • Submission of an application by the citizen with a phone number and residential address in the United States
Mon, Apr 10, 2023

Minister Alhakim Meets with Mr. Urmas Reinsalu Foreign Minister of Estonia

Foreign Minister Mohamad A. Alhakim met with Estonian Foreign Minister Mr. Urmas Reinsalu on the sidelines of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly.
Minister Alhakim stressed Baghdad’s keenness to develop bilateral relations with Estonia in various fields, calling on the Estonian side to establish a real partnership, especially in the economic aspects,which can provide development opportunities in both countries.

Thu, Sep 26, 2019 Thu, Sep 26, 2019

Ambassador Faily and Mrs. Faily Welcome Iraqi Community in DC to Ramadan Iftar Event

The Embassy of the Republic of Iraq hosted an Iftar event to bring together the Iraqi community in Washington, DC.

Wed, Jul 31, 2013


President Barham Salih received General Joseph Votel the Commander of the US Central Command and his accompanying delegation, at the Presidential Office in Baghdad on Sunday, February 17, 2019
His Excellency highlighted the importance of developing security and military cooperation between the two friendly countries as well as the US contribution to arming and improving the military capabilities of the Iraqi security forces.

Sun, Feb 17, 2019 Tue, Feb 19, 2019

Prime Minister Mohammed S. Al-Sudani Meets with Iraqi Community in Washington

During his official visit to the United States, Prime Minister Mohammed S. Al-Sudani met with representatives of the Iraqi community in Washington D.C. and other U.S. states.
Prime Minister Al-Sudani expressed his pride and appreciation for the Iraqi communities in the United States and around the world, emphasizing that Iraq belongs to all Iraqis. He stressed the country`s need for the expertise, experiences, and initiatives offered by Iraqi figures in the United States of America. ...

Tue, Apr 30, 2024 Tue, Apr 30, 2024

General Competitive Bid(Ministry of Oil/ South Refineries Company)-Engineering Programs 405-2017

General Competitive Bid(Ministry of Oil/ South Refineries Company)-Engineering Programs

Tue, Nov 7, 2017

Prime Minister Al-Abadi receives General Lloyd Austin

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and General Lloyd Austin discussed ways to expand military and intelligence cooperation, increase airstrikes and intensify training to enhance the victories achieved in various fronts of confrontation with Daesh.

Mon, Jan 26, 2015

Iraq Activates Coordination with GCC Electric Interconnection Project

The government has taken promising actions recently in Iraq to activate the coordination at the ministerial level with respect to GCC electric interconnection project so as to achieve technical stability in Iraqi electricity network & exchanging power supply.

Wed, Aug 16, 2023 Wed, Aug 16, 2023

Prime Minister Al-Abadi: We Have Heard the Iraqi People

In an opinion piece in the Wall Street Journal, Prime Minister Al-Abadi challenged three perceptions which are commonly held by outside observers.

Tue, Sep 8, 2015


President Salih received today at the Presidential Office in Baghdad the Special Representative of the Secretary –General of the United Nations for Iraq Ms. Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert.

Sun, Oct 27, 2019 Sun, Oct 27, 2019

Ambassador Faily Speaks at Diplomacy Matters Luncheon

Ambassador Faily was welcomed as guest of honor at the Diplomacy Matters Institute Ambassador’s Series luncheon, where he spoke about the rebuilding efforts in Iraq.

Fri, Dec 20, 2013

Art Exhibition

The Embassy of the Republic of Iraq, in cooperation with the Iraqi Ministry of Culture, Tourism, and Antiquities, and the Iraqi Children Foundation (ICF), will hold an art exhibition for children (6-12) years old, on Saturday June 8,2024 (3:00 -6:00 pm) at the Embassy.
Please send two paintings for your child (40 x 50 cm), including the child’s name, age, and phone number, to the address of the Embassy (1801 P Street, NW, Washington DC, 20036), no later than Monday, May 27,2024.
The Embassy will select (30) child to participate in the exhibition.

Fri, May 10, 2024 Sun, May 12, 2024

مقال بقلم السفير لقمان الفيلي بعنوان: تحديات العراق الداخلية والخارجية

تمر الدول احياناً بالعديد من الازمات السياسية والاقتصادية، والتي قد تنعكس على واقع الحياة اليومية والمرحلية بشكل عام، كما تؤثرعلى طبيعة العلاقة بين الحكومة والشعب . ويتطلب البحث عن معالجات للتحديات التي تواجهها اية دولة وجود فهم حقيقي للأسباب التي تقف وراءها، ورسم ستراتيجيات واضحة تتشكل في ضوئها ملامح سياسة الدولة الداخلية والخارجية، وهو ما يستدعي إعداد برامج تنسجم مع ما تتمتع به البلاد من امكانات وطاقات طبيعية وبشرية.
Thu, Apr 30, 2015

Ambassador Al Khirullah Receives David Hammoud

Ambassador Nazar Al Khirullah received in his office on August 1 Mr. David Hammoud, President of the National US-Arab-Chamber of Commerce, and highlighted the importance of strengthening economic and trade relations between both countries as well as creating partnerships between Iraqi and American private sectors ...

Sat, Sep 9, 2023 Sat, Sep 9, 2023

Statement of the Official Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Iraq regarding President's Donald Trump's Executive Order including restrictions on Entry Procedures of Iraqi Nationals into the United States of America.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Iraq should like to express its regrets over the Executive Order of the United States President, issued on 27th January, 2017, including restrictions on the entry procedures of Iraqi nationals into the United States of America.

Tue, Feb 7, 2017

FM and the Russian vice president head the Preparatory Meeting of the mutual Iraqi- Russian committee

Foreign minister Dr. Ibrahim Al-Jaafari and the Russian vice president Mr. Demitry Roghozen headed the mutual Iraqi- Russian committee in Moscow, preparing to hold the seventh session of the committee activities on 2018.

Both sides reviewed the bilateral Iraqi- Russian economic, commercial relations, and continue working on developing the legal and Regulatory basis for the bilateral cooperation between both countries, I addition to discussing the developed cooperation in industry and increasing the efforts in developing the cooperation in Oil and Gas.

Tue, Oct 24, 2017 Tue, Oct 24, 2017

Storify: Ambassador Faily Runs the Boston Marathon

Ambassador Lukman Faily joined more than 36,000 in running the 2014 Boston Marathon and raised money for the Boston One Fund and Education for Peace in Iraq (EPIC), an organization that promotes peace and empowers young people in Iraq.

Tue, Apr 29, 2014

Congratulations on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan

The Embassy of the Republic of Iraq in Washington D.C. would like to extend its best wishes to the Iraqi community in the United States of America on the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan. On this occasion, may God’s blessings shower our country and its people with prosperity, security, and safety.

Mon, Apr 12, 2021

President Attends Opening of 2019 UN General Assembly Meeting

Today, President Salih attended the opening of the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly in New York City.
His Excellency is set to deliver a speech to the assembled world leaders tomorrow, updating the distinguished body on Iraq’s latest accomplishments and developments.

Tue, Sep 24, 2019 Tue, Sep 24, 2019

New Iraqi Ambassador Honors American and Iraqi Fallen at Arlington National Cemetery

Ambassador Faily paid his respects to American and Iraqi military personnel who fought to achieve freedom in Iraq.

Thu, Jul 11, 2013