Iraqi nationality law
Iraqi nationality is transmitted by one's parents.
|Iraqi Citizenship Act|
|Parliament of Iraq|
|An Act relating to Iraqi citizenship|
|Enacted by||Government of Iraq|
|Status: Current legislation|
As per the 2006 reforms, Iraq recognises dual nationality. Prior to then, Iraqi nationals who acquired another citizenship lost their Iraqi citizenship automatically. Some countries' nationality laws (like that of Japan) nonetheless require their nationals to choose between keeping those other countries' citizenship or their Iraqi citizenship.
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