Iraq, officially the Republic of Iraq, is a country is a country in western Asia with borders to Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Syria and Turkey. The republic, taking over from a monarchy, was declared on July 14, 1958 with a new constitution being introduced on October 15, 2005 following the fall of Saddam Hussein following the Iraq war. The capital of Iraq is Baghdad.
References to Iraq
- Thomas Shaw writes an article about the Red Light District of Liberty City stating that it is losing out to its rivals including Baghdad, Iraq.
- The real-life Iraq War is confirmed to take place in the HD Universe.
- One of the hosts of Fizz! program on WKTT Radio states that "Liberty City's entertainment scene has been hotter than a Baghdad barbecue!".
- Michael Klebitz, brother of protagonist Johnny Klebitz, is confirmed to be serving in the military in Iraq.
- Actor Bruce Spade is against the Iraq war.