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Ali Sa'd Destination Guide

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Ali Sa'd in the region of Anbar is located in Iraq - some 21 mi (or 35 km) North-West of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

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Time in Ali Sa'd is now 03:23 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baghdad" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Zaya, Tikrit, Sulayman Nazif, Shaykh Dir' al Muhammad, Muhammad Baqir or Husayn 'Ali Hamud. Since you are here already, consider visiting Ibrahim Ahmad, Hudayb al Husayn, Uwaylim, Ash Shaykh Nahif, Ash Shaykh Hasan as Su'ud and Amil Hasan. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

19°C / 67 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 1028.7 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 21st of November 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 19°C (67 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)
Thursday, 22nd of November 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 18°C (64 °F)
Night: 17°C (62 °F)
Friday, 23rd of November 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 16°C (60 °F)
Night: 15°C (59 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Cunaxa

The Battle of Cunaxa was fought in 401 BC between Cyrus the Younger and his elder brother Arsaces, who had inherited the Persian throne as Artaxerxes II in 404 BC. The great battle of the revolt of Cyrus took place 70 km north of Babylon, at Cunaxa, on the left bank of the Euphrates River. The main source is a Greek eyewitness and soldier, Xenophon.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.49, 44.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:401 BC, 5th-century BC conflicts, Anabasis (Xenophon), Battles involving ancient Greece, Battles involving the Achaemenid Empire

Dur-Kurigalzu

Dur-Kurigalzu was a city in southern Mesopotamia near the confluence of the Tigris and Diyala rivers about 30 km west of the center of Baghdad. It was founded by a Kassite king of Babylon, Kurigalzu I, some time in the 14th century BC, and was abandoned after the fall of the Kassite dynasty.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.49, 44.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Iraq, Baghdad Province, Kassite cities

Abu Ghraib

Not to be confused with Abu Gorab.

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Located at 33.49, 44.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Baghdad Province

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 33.49, 44.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 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

Al-Faw Palace

The Al Faw Palace (also known as the Water Palace) is located in Baghdad approximately 5 kilometers from the Baghdad International Airport, Iraq. Saddam Hussein commissioned its construction to commemorate the Iraqi forces' re-taking of the Al-Faw Peninsula during the Iran-Iraq conflict.

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Located at 33.49, 44.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 18 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Baghdad, Palaces in Iraq, Saddam Hussein