In pictures: Drifting in Iraq

Iraqi driver takes part in a drift racing in the southern city of Basra.
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An Iraqi driver shows his skills during a drift racing event next to an amusement park in the southern city of Basra, on June 30, 2017. (HAIDAR MOHAMMED ALI/AFP/Getty Images)
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An Iraqi driver shows his skills during a drift racing event next to an amusement park in the southern city of Basra, on June 30, 2017. (HAIDAR MOHAMMED ALI/AFP/Getty Images)
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Young Iraqis watch a car drifting during a car show next to an amusement park in the southern city of Basra, on June 30, 2017. (HAIDAR MOHAMMED ALI/AFP/Getty Images)
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An Iraqi driver shows his skills during a drift racing event next to an amusement park in the southern city of Basra, on June 30, 2017. (HAIDAR MOHAMMED ALI/AFP/Getty Images)
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Young Iraqis watch a car drifting during a car show next to an amusement park in the southern city of Basra, on June 30, 2017. (HAIDAR MOHAMMED ALI/AFP/Getty Images)
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An Iraqi driver shows his skills during a drift racing event next to an amusement park in the southern city of Basra, on June 30, 2017. (HAIDAR MOHAMMED ALI/AFP/Getty Images)