Washington Supports Iraq With $40 Million To Preserve Its National Heritage

Baghdad The US Embassy in Baghdad announced, on Monday, that it will support Iraq with $40 million to preserve Iraq’s national heritage.

The embassy stated, in a statement, that “Iraq occupies a prominent place in the history of the world as it is the origin of writing, the wheel, and countless other inventions.”

It added: “The US government has allocated more than $40 million to help preserve Iraq’s precious national and world heritage by restoring archaeological sites across the country.

 

Source: National Iraqi News Agency