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Ali 'Abud in the region of Baghdād is a town in Iraq - some 18 mi (or 29 km) North-West of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Ali 'Abud is now 07:28 PM (Sunday). 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: Zaya, Tikrit, Sulayman Nazif, Al Khan al Qadim, Karbala or Muhammad 'Abd Allah. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . 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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Easter Service

00:09 min ( May 08, 2009 by SurfTurkery88)
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Easter Service on Phoenix Base HLZ, International Zone, Baghdad, Iraq

IZ HLZ Easter Service

00:22 min ( May 08, 2009 by SurfTurkery88)
Views: 64 - Rating: 5/5

That is real lightning off in the distance but the storm passed us by


Hanging out at the FARP

02:11 min ( January 11, 2009 by sdowney112)
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FARP, Taji Iraq, August of 2007

Flying over Baghdad Iraq

03:32 min ( May 04, 2009 by SurfTurkery88)
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Flying over Baghdad, Iraq from FOB's WAR EAGLE to FALCON


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Interesting facts about this location

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 33.55, 44.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Iraq, Baghdad Province, Kassite cities

Kadhimiya

al-Kāżimiyyah, is a town located in what is now a northern neighbourhood of Baghdad, Iraq about five kilometres from the city center. Al-Kāżimiyyah is one of nine administrative districts in Baghdad. Al-Kāżimayn is regarded as a holy city in Shī‘ah Islām. It received its name (lit. "the Two Kāżims" or "the Two who swallow their anger"), for the two Shī‘ah Imāms buried there: Mūsā al-Kādhim and his grandson and successor Shī‘ah Imām Muhammad at-Taqī.

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Located at 33.55, 44.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Administrative districts in Baghdad, Fertile Crescent, Holy cities, Neighborhoods in Baghdad, Shia holy cities, Twelvers

House of Wisdom

This article is about the medieval Abbasid Library, Baghdad. For the ancient Fatimid university see Dar al-Hikmah. The House of Wisdom was a library, translation institute and research center established in Abbasid-era Baghdad, Iraq. It was a key institution in the Translation Movement and is considered to have been a major intellectual hub during the Islamic Golden Age.

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Located at 33.55, 44.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:9th-century establishments, Arabic architecture, Buildings and structures in Baghdad, Defunct libraries, Destroyed landmarks, Educational institutions established in the 8th century, Harun al-Rashid, History of Islamic science, Libraries in Iraq, Medieval Iraq

Kingdom of Iraq (Mandate administration)

The Kingdom of Iraq under British Administration or Mandatory Iraq was created under the League of Nations Class A mandate under Article 22 and entrusted to Britain, when the Ottoman Empire was divided in August 1920 by the Treaty of Sèvres, following World War I. This award was prepared on April 25, 1920, at the San Remo conference in Italy. France controlled the Mandates of Syria and Lebanon.

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Located at 33.55, 44.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 18 mi away.
Tags:1920 establishments, 1932 disestablishments, 20th century in Iraq, British military occupations, Fertile Crescent, Former countries in the Middle East, Iraq–United Kingdom relations, States and territories established in 1920, World Digital Library related

Coalition Provisional Authority

The Coalition Provisional Authority was established as a transitional government following the invasion of Iraq by the United States and its allies, members of the Multi-National Force – Iraq which was formed to oust the government of Saddam Hussein in 2003.

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Located at 33.55, 44.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 18 mi away.
Tags:Coalition Provisional Authority, United States Department of Defense agencies