Hudayb al Husayn Destination Guide
Delve into Hudayb al Husayn in Iraq!
Hudayb al Husayn in the region of Anbar is a place located in Iraq - some 23 mi (or 36 km) North-West of Baghdad, the country's capital.
Local time in Hudayb al Husayn is now 02:45 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baghdad" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Zaya, Tikrit, Sulayman Nazif, Shaykh Dir' al Muhammad, Muhammad Baqir or Ali Latif. While being here, you might want to check out Ibrahim Ahmad, Hasan al Laji, Hudayb al Husayn, Uwaylim, Ash Shaykh Nahif and Qaryat as Sarabilah as well. We discovered 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
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.
Located at 33.48, 44.05 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Not to be confused with Abu Gorab.
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.
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.
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.
Located at 33.48, 44.05 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 18 mi away.
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