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Qaryat 'Uwarij Destination Guide

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Qaryat 'Uwarij in the region of Baghdād is located in Iraq - some 10 mi (or 16 km) South of Baghdad, the country's capital.

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Current time in Qaryat 'Uwarij is now 01:04 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baghdad" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Zaydan al Khalaf, Qaryat 'Uwarij, Tall Abu Milh, Karbala, Baqubah or Khalil Hasan. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We discovered 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

30°C / 86 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 44%
Air Pressure 1021.8 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 88% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 21st of October 2018
Few clouds, fresh breeze.
Few clouds Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)
Monday, 22nd of October 2018
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Moderate rain Day: 22°C (72 °F)
Night: 20°C (68 °F)
Tuesday, 23rd of October 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 22°C (71 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)


Driving through Doura Baghdad Iraq

01:21 min ( January 23, 2009 by sdowney112)
Views: 1,907 - Rating: 5/5

Driving along the north side of Doura, in southern Baghdad Iraq, March 2007. Not a fun place

04:33 min ( November 11, 2010 by iraqiAni)
Views: 42,625 - Rating: 4.79661/5

- - Song about the battle to liberate Faw city in southern Iraq from Iranian occupation :

M1114 Patrolling Baghdad Iraq -1

01:31 min ( May 07, 2008 by sabotUP)
Views: 5,845 - Rating: 4.75/5

Calm down people, it's a NEAR BEER


03:00 min ( April 27, 2009 by scribedry)
Views: 3,806 - Rating: 4.6/5


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Interesting facts about this location

Baghdad Tower

Baghdad Tower (previously called International Saddam Tower) is a 205 m TV tower in Baghdad, Iraq. The tower opened in 1994 and replaced a communications tower destroyed in the Gulf War. A revolving restaurant and observation deck are located on the top floor. After the 2003 invasion of Iraq, the tower was occupied by American soldiers and was renamed.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.2, 44.38 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 1994, Buildings and structures in Baghdad, Buildings and structures with revolving restaurants, Communication towers, Monuments and memorials in Iraq, Towers in Iraq

Iraq Stock Exchange

The Iraq Stock Exchange ('ISX), formally the Baghdad Stock Exchange, is a stock exchange in Baghdad, Iraq. The Iraq Stock Exchange was incorporated and began operations in June 2004. It operates under the oversight of the Iraq Securities Commission, an independent commission modeled after the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. June Reed is an American adviser to the stock exchange.

More reading: Iraq Stock Exchange homepage
Located at 33.2, 44.38 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Companies of Iraq, Economy of Iraq, Stock exchanges in Asia, Stock exchanges in the Middle East

Green Zone

The Green Zone is the most common name for the International Zone of Baghdad. It is a 10 square kilometers area of central Baghdad, Iraq, that was the governmental center of the Coalition Provisional Authority and remains the center of the international presence in the city. Its official name beginning under the Iraqi Interim Government is the International Zone, though Green Zone remains the most commonly used term.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.2, 44.38 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Baghdad, Diplomatic districts, Occupation of Iraq

Victory Arch

The Arc of Triumph also called the Swords of Qādisīyah، and Hands of Victory in some Western sources, are a pair of triumphal arches in central Baghdad, Iraq. Each arch consists of a pair of hands holding crossed swords. The two arches mark the two entrances to Great Celebrations square and the parade-ground constructed to commemorate the Iran-Iraq war, led by then Iraqi President Saddam Hussein. The arches were opened to the public on August 8, 1989.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.2, 44.38 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Anti-Iranian sentiments, Anti-national sentiment, Buildings and structures completed in 1989, Buildings and structures in Baghdad, Iran–Iraq War, Monuments and memorials in Iraq, Triumphal arches, Types of gates

Baghdad Zoo

The Baghdad Zoo is a 200-acre zoo originally opened in 1971 and located in Baghdad, Iraq, in the al-Zawraa' Gardens area along with the Zawraa Amusement Park and Zawraa' Tower. Before the 2003 invasion of Iraq, the zoo housed 650 animals. After being decimated during the 2003 Iraqi war, when only about 35 animals survived, the zoo was reopened in 2003 and now houses about 1070 animals.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.2, 44.38 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Baghdad, Buildings and structures in Baghdad, Tourism in Iraq, Zoos in Iraq

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