The Location of Iraq and its Importance to Foreign Politics in New Asian era (A Study in Geographical Politics)

Majid Hamid Shihab Al-Badri; Mohammed Kishayish Khashan Al-Mousawi

Adab Al-Kufa, 2018, Volume 1, Issue 16, Pages 181-208

This thesis aims at searching about the strategic role of Iraqi location according to the new Asian states, which appear after the end of the cold war and the collapse of soviet union in 1991,Iraq has geopolitical influence extended to new liberated states through its high bourn s Iran and Turkey, In spite of the blockade when these states had liberated and after 2003 the importance of Iraqi location had returned again as a corridor reaches these states by land and sea with the world.
One of these are Arabic countries, the Iraqi location became the land, sea, and space bridge which connects these countries with each others.
The states of the new Asian space are land locked , they are states located locked sea , so they eager to reach the rest of the world, Iraqi location presents external ways to these states, to these states Iraqi location is land and sea corridor