Iraqi Kurdistan

Kurdistan refers to portions of Turkey, Iraq, Iran and Syria, however only the Iraqi region of Kurdistan is discussed here. See the articles on , and for information regarding the other regions of Kurdistan.

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is the capital and largest city in Iraqi Kurdistan, and the fourth-largest city in . Photo: Adam63, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a very young city. It was founded in 1784 by Ibrahim Pasha Baban, a Kurdish prince, to be the capital of his principality. Photo: Adam63, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the capital of Duhok Governorate in Iraqi Kurdistan, it is a Kurdish city with a population of approximately 250,000 inhabitants, consisting mostly of Kurds and Assyrians. Photo: Leviclancy, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a city in Iraqi Kurdistan and the capital of Governorate, located about 718… Photo: A Halabja, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a border town in Iraq. When traveling from into Iraq by car this is the main border crossing. Photo: Moplayer, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a mountain valley and temple in Kurdistan Region in . Photo: Leviclancy, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Amadiya is an Kurdish town and popular summer resort and Hill station along a tributary to the Great Zab in the of Kurdistan Region. Photo: MikaelF, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Rawandiz is a city in Kurdistan Region, located in Erbil Governorate, close to the borders with and , it is located 10 km to the east from Bekhal Waterfall. Photo: Zcarstvnz, CC BY-SA 4.0.

or Koye also known by Koy Sanjaq or Koysinjaq Located between the Governorates of and Sulaymaniyah, its Population was 44,987, is surrounded by the Bawaji and Haibat Sultan mountains. Photo: Zcarstvnz, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is an ethnically Assyrian town in the contested Nineveh Province of , but controlled by Iraqi Kurdistan. Photo: Chaldean, Public domain.

is a historic city and a Hill station in the Erbil Governorate in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. Photo: Leviclancy, CC0.

Ranya is a town in the Kurdistan Region of , and is a part of . Photo: Shairania, Public domain.

is a district in Governorate Province, Iraqi Kurdistan. it is located 45 km east of Soran. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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