Iraq: SMS Features and Restrictions

Please note that we are using Adaptive Routing throughout Iraq to ensure minimal downtime. Therefore senders may deviate from the information below as Iraq is historically quite an unstable market to send SMS.

Sender ID:

Asiacel Iraq (41805):  All senders maybe overwritten to a random Alpha or Numeric sender to ensure delivery.

Zain Iraq (41820) & Iraq Korek (41840): Alpha senders are supported, Numeric senders maybe overwritten to a random Alpha sender to ensure delivery.


Zain Iraq (41820) Please do not add parenthesis , "( " or ")" into the content since this will be filtered. 

There are no other additional content restrictions beyond those in our Acceptable Use Policy

Other features/restrictions of note:

Delivery Receipts:

Delivery receipts are supported up to network level, handset delivery receipts are not supported.


Global SMS Features Overview (Outbound only)

Global SMS Numbers Features Overview


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