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Ahmad al Hamadi in the region of Anbar is a town in Iraq - some 25 mi (or 41 km) South-West of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Ahmad al Hamadi is now 11:22 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baghdad" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Salman al Husayn, Qal'at Zaybaq, Qal'at Najm al 'Abd Allah, Qal'at as Sadah, Qal'at as Sadah or Sa'di as Sa'id. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Tall 'Idan, Sadr al Yusufiyah, Jumblatiyat Rashid al Mulla, Qal'at Sayyid Mahmud, Nayif al 'Ajil and Naif al Kazim. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

19°C / 66 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 94%
Air Pressure 1029 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 56% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 13th of November 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 21°C (71 °F)
Night: 11°C (52 °F)
Wednesday, 14th of November 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 18°C (64 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)
Thursday, 15th of November 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 17°C (63 °F)
Night: 15°C (60 °F)

Videos

Close Call

00:06 min ( October 22, 2009 by russkebikr)
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This is what I get for gawking at a cache being blown up... Lesson Learned

Iraqi Army Chief of Staff

00:11 min ( May 10, 2009 by SurfTurkery88)
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IA COS speaking at the ILOC


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Interesting facts about this location

Akkadian Empire

The Akkadian Empire /əˈkeɪdiən/ was an empire centered in the city of Akkad /ˈækæd/ and its surrounding region in ancient Mesopotamia which united all the indigenous Akkadian speaking Semites and the Sumerian speakers under one rule. During the 3rd millennium BC, there developed a very intimate cultural symbiosis between the Sumerians and the Semitic Akkadians, which included widespread bilingualism.

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Located at 33.08, 44.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Akkadian Empire, Ancient Near East, Ancient history of Iraq, Archaeology of Iraq, Assyrian geography, Fertile Crescent

Geography of Iraq

The geography of Iraq is diverse and falls into four main regions: the desert (west of the Euphrates), Upper Mesopotamia (between the upper Tigris and Euphrates rivers), the northern highlands of Iraqi Kurdistan, and Lower Mesopotamia, the alluvial plain extending from around Tikrit to the Persian Gulf.

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Located at 33.08, 44.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Fertile Crescent, Geography of Iraq

Abu Ghraib

Not to be confused with Abu Gorab.

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Located at 33.08, 44.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Baghdad Province

Baghdad International Airport

Baghdad International Airport, and also Saddam International Airport originally,, is Iraq's largest airport, located in a suburb about 16 km west of downtown Baghdad in the Baghdad Governorate. It is the home base for Iraq's national airline, Iraqi Airways. It is often abbreviated BIAP, although BIAP is not an official airport code.

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Located at 33.08, 44.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Iraq, Buildings and structures in Baghdad, Saddam Hussein, Transport in Baghdad

Baghdad Central Prison

The Baghdad Central Prison, formerly known as Abu Ghraib prison is in Abu Ghraib, an Iraqi city 32 km (20 mi) west of Baghdad. It was built by British contractors in the 1950s. Observers estimated that in 2001, the prison held as many as 15,000 inmates. In 2002 Saddam's government began an expansion project to add six new cellblocks to the prison. In October 2002, Saddam Hussein gave amnesty to most prisoners in Iraq.

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Located at 33.08, 44.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:1960s establishments, Abu Ghraib torture and prisoner abuse, George W. Bush administration controversies, Human rights in Iraq, Military installations of Iraq, Military police of the United States, Penal system in Iraq, Prisoner-of-war camps, Prisons in Iraq, Torture in the United States

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