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We need this WikiProject back!Edit

How did WikiProject Iraq become inactive and why is it still inactive? It's needed now more than ever as we are continuing to witness a truly historic period of Iraq's history. Not to mention the fact that the number of articles within the scope of WikiProject Iraq that are in need of work is astronomical. Can someone tell me what's going on? Charles Essie (talk) 21:24, 23 July 2018 (UTC)

@Aziz1005, Chaldean, Glasszone33, Warlordjohncarter, Al1976, Mussav, MPS, Abdalla A, Sharru Kinnu III, Rangeley, Doug, Neptunes2007, Cs1kh, Sloafe, A man of honour, ArabMexican, Sfc230, Louis Do Nothing, Haideral, Mo1993, Cdogsimmons, Tyciol, MiS-Saath, Cow cookie, Wikineek89, Zalali, NJMauthor, Int21h, Mikhailov Kusserow, Lordali91, Rastko Pocesta, Rafy, Makaay31, Greyshark09, MrPenguin20, Hanibal911, Wassem Alward, Boredwhytekid, Anasaitis, Jackninja5, Lawrencegoriel, Spenk01, Bassammahdi, GeneralAdmiralAladeen, CsikosLo, Alitheboss55, and Hashim-afc: I'm sorry to inconvenience you, but as the members of WikiProject Iraq, could you tell me what's going on? Charles Essie (talk) 20:49, 7 September 2018 (UTC)
  • I support re-activating the project. ASAP.--BabbaQ (talk) 09:50, 5 October 2018 (UTC)
Yes, Charles Essie is absolutely right, the project is now semi-active and the WikiProject Banner is available again. Seraphim System (talk) 09:44, 19 November 2018 (UTC)

RfC on election/referendum naming formatEdit

An RfC on moving the year from the end to the start of article titles (e.g. South African general election, 2019 to 2019 South African general election) has been reopened for further comment, including on whether a bot could be used move the articles if it closed in favour of the change: Wikipedia talk:Naming conventions (government and legislation)#Proposed change to election/referendum naming format. Cheers, Number 57 15:36, 20 October 2018 (UTC)

A new newsletter directory is out!Edit

A new Newsletter directory has been created to replace the old, out-of-date one. If your WikiProject and its taskforces have newsletters (even inactive ones), or if you know of a missing newsletter (including from sister projects like WikiSpecies), please include it in the directory! The template can be a bit tricky, so if you need help, just post the newsletter on the template's talk page and someone will add it for you.

– Sent on behalf of Headbomb. 03:11, 11 April 2019 (UTC)

Discussion of United Religions Initiative document on the reliable sources noticeboardEdit

There is a discussion on the reliability of "The Urgent Need for Prevention of Genocide of the Assyrians and Yezidis of Iraq", a document presumably published by the United Religions Initiative, on the reliable sources noticeboard. If you're interested, please participate at Wikipedia:Reliable sources/Noticeboard § Persecution of Yazidis by Kurds. — Newslinger talk 22:10, 16 June 2019 (UTC)

Discussion of Al Bawaba and The Globe Post on the reliable sources noticeboardEdit

There is a discussion on the reliability of Al Bawaba and The Globe Post on the reliable sources noticeboard. If you're interested, please participate at Wikipedia:Reliable sources/Noticeboard § Request. — Newslinger talk 00:36, 23 June 2019 (UTC)

Request for information on WP1.0 web toolEdit

Hello and greetings from the maintainers of the WP 1.0 Bot! As you may or may not know, we are currently involved in an overhaul of the bot, in order to make it more modern and maintainable. As part of this process, we will be rewriting the web tool that is part of the project. You might have noticed this tool if you click through the links on the project assessment summary tables.

We'd like to collect information on how the current tool is used by....you! How do you yourself and the other maintainers of your project use the web tool? Which of its features do you need? How frequently do you use these features? And what features is the tool missing that would be useful to you? We have collected all of these questions at this Google form where you can leave your response. Walkerma (talk) 04:24, 27 October 2019 (UTC)

Anybody need help?Edit

I've enjoyed working on Iraq and Syria related articles and have found tricks for finding information. I'm also good at wiki coding, so if there's something that anybody needs help on, pls respond here and ping me. Thanks. Technophant (talk) 01:24, 4 November 2019 (UTC)

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