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Sulaichiya in the region of Al Qādisīyah is a town located in Iraq - some 92 mi (or 148 km) South of Baghdad, the country's capital.

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Local time in Sulaichiya is now 09:46 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baghdad" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Sulaichiya, Karbala, Baghdad, As Samawah, Al 'Abtaniyah or Qaryat al Warid. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clip posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Interesting facts about this location

Shamia

Al Shamia is a town in Al Qadisyah Governorate of Iraq Shamia is also the name of a ferry in Bangladesh that sunk in Meghna River with around 600 people dead in the worst ferry disaster of the country. Shamia is the Arabic word for Popcorn.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.02, 44.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Qadisiyyah Province

Al Najaf International Airport

Al Najaf International Airport is the airport serving Najaf, Iraq, and is located on the eastern side of the city. Formerly a military airbase, the facility consists of one asphalt runway 3,000 metres long and 70 metres wide. The airport is expanding to provide four departure gates, two arrival gates, immigration and passenger services.

More reading: Al Najaf International Airport homepage
Located at 32.02, 44.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Iraq, Najaf

Kufa

Kufa is a city in Iraq, about 170 kilometres south of Baghdad, and 10 kilometres northeast of Najaf. It is located on the banks of the Euphrates River. The estimated population in 2003 was 110,000. Along with Samarra, Karbala, Kadhimiya and Najaf, Kufa is one of five Iraqi cities that are of great importance to Shia Muslims. The city was the final capital of ʿAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib, and was founded within the first hundred years of the 622 Hijra.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.02, 44.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Amṣar, Capitals of caliphates, Kufa

Dilbat

Dilbat (modern Tell ed-Duleim or Tell al-Deylam, Iraq) was an ancient Sumerian minor city located southeast from Babylon on the eastern bank of the Western Euphrates in modern day Al-Qādisiyyah, Iraq. The ziggurat E-ibe-Anu, dedicated to the goddess Urash, was located in the center of the city and was mentioned in the Epic of Gilgamesh.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.02, 44.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Iraq, Former populated places in Iraq, Qadisiyyah Province, Sumerian cities

Al Kifl

Al Kifl is a town in southeastern Iraq on the Euphrates River, between Najaf and Al Hillah. The population in and near the town is about 15,000. Kifl is the location of a tomb claimed to be that of holy man Dhul-Kifl who is believed be the biblical prophet Ezekiel. A project to renovate the tomb and develop it as a tourist attraction has proven controversial.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.02, 44.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Babylon Province, Populated places on the Euphrates River