Iraq is a country in the Middle East. It lies at the north end of the Persian Gulf and has a small (58 km) coastline in the southeast of the country. It is surrounded by Iran to the east, Kuwait to the south, Saudi Arabia to the southwest, Jordan to the west, Syria to the northwest, and Turkey to the north.
Railways in Iraq - an unofficial site
There doesn't seem to be much on the web about the Iraqi railway system, so I've gathered a few snippets of information and some interesting links here. http://www.ajg41.clara.co.uk/iraqrailways.html