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Aqrah Destination Guide

Delve into Aqrah in Iraq!

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Aqrah in the region of Nīnawá is a place located in Iraq - some 238 mi (or 383 km) North of Baghdad, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Aqrah in Iraq

Local time in Aqrah is now 12:26 AM (Monday). 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: Hizan, Zilkat Shaykh 'Abd al 'Aziz, Zarkinah, Zanah, Yakdar or Bishqal Ni'mah. While being here, you might want to check out Sumil, Simaquk, Rizuk, Hishtikah, Kirbish and Kuski as well. We discovered some clips posted online. 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

37°C / 98 °F Few clouds
Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 34°C / 93 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 33%
Air Pressure 983.6 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Monday, 21st of May 2018
Light rain, calm, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 33°C (92 °F)
Night: 18°C (65 °F)
Tuesday, 22nd of May 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 21°C (70 °F)
Wednesday, 23rd of May 2018
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 32°C (90 °F)
Night: 19°C (66 °F)


Gali Sipa - Aqre - Iraqi Kurdistan

01:17 min ( June 09, 2009 by NasikTara)
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Gali Sipa - cool waterfall - Aqre - Iraq...

00:55 min ( June 10, 2009 by NasikTara)
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01:45 min ( September 22, 2009 by fushuang)
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Orient - auf den Spuren von Kara Bin Nemsi

Yad running on slippery ground in Gali S...

00:34 min ( June 09, 2009 by NasikTara)
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Interesting facts about this location

Nahla, Iraq

Nahla Valley, is a region in the provinces of Nineveh and Dohuk to the north of Nineveh plains in northern Iraq. The region is mainly inhabited by Assyrians.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.76, 43.89 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Assyrian settlements

1994 Black Hawk shootdown incident

The 1994 Black Hawk shootdown incident, sometimes referred to as the Black Hawk Incident, was a friendly fire incident over northern Iraq that occurred on April 14, 1994 during Operation Provide Comfort (OPC). The pilots of two United States Air Force (USAF) F-15 fighter aircraft, operating under the control of a USAF airborne warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft, misidentified two United States Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters as Iraqi Mil Mi-24 "Hind" helicopters.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.76, 43.89 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:20th-century military history of the United States, Accidents and incidents involving United States Air Force aircraft, Aircraft shootdown incidents, Aviation accidents and incidents in 1994, Conflicts in 1994, Friendly fire incidents, History of the United States Army, United States Army aviation

Barzan, Iraq

The town of Barzan is located along the Great Zab in Erbil Governorate, Iraq. It is the birthplace of Sheikh Ahmed Barzani and Kurdish leader Mustafa Barzani.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.76, 43.89 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Arbil Province

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