is an Iraqi poet and novelist, born in Missan, Iraq, in 1942. He has published nine poetry collections and two novels and has also translated several anthologies of Russian poetry into Arabic. He is a member of the Iraq Writers Union’s Board. He won the Soviet Peace Award in 1983 and the Owais Award for Poetry in 2003.

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Banipal 46 - 80 New Poems (2013)