November 14, 2010
The Iraqi Chess Federation became member of FIDE in 1955. Its national team participated in 12 Olympiads since 1972 and collected two individual medals. Its best achievement, 38th, was made in 1986 in Dubai.
The last national champions were: 2005 Hussein, H.a., 2006 Sarsam S.A., 2007 Hussein, H.a., 2008 Hussein, H.a., 2009 Ahmad Aziz Jawad Obada, 2010 Araz Basim Mohammed Salih.