By Saif Hameed
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Japan has approved a loan of about $100 million to support humanitarian, counter-terrorism and infrastructure projects in Iraq, a Japanese embassy statement said on Tuesday.
Japan last month agreed to lend Iraq up to 27.2 billion yen ($240 million) to rebuild damaged electricity infrastructure in areas recaptured from Islamic State.
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Iraq's government income, which comes almost exclusively from oil exports, fell sharply when crude prices tumbled three years ago.
(Reporting by Saif Hameed)