A map o Iraq wi Provinces
Iraq is dividit intae 18 provinces (muḥāfażah):
The current set o provinces wis established in 1976. 
Follaein Saddam Hussein's invasion o Kuwait in 1990 the Kuwait Province wis proclaimit on August 28, 1990 as Iraq's 19t province up till the leeberation o Kuwait in the Gulf War on Februar 26, 1991.
The provinces are dividit intae qadhas (or destricts). The map on the richt shows the destricts (but does no show the destrict names) athin each province.
Main article: Regions o Iraq
Iraq currently haes ane autonomous region, Kurdish Autonomous Region, which is an aa kent as Iraqi Kurdistan.