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Badush Destination Guide

Discover Badush in Iraq!

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Badush in the region of Nīnawá is a town located in Iraq - some 228 mi (or 367 km) North of Baghdad, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Badush in Iraq

Local time in Badush is now 03:29 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baghdad" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Uwaynah, Qada' Talkif, Simahlah, Mahwir al Janubi, Karbala or Minkarah. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clip 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

21°C / 70 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 42%
Air Pressure 999.1 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Saturday, 1st of April 2017
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 17°C (62 °F)
Night: 11°C (53 °F)
Sunday, 2nd of April 2017
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Moderate rain Day: 17°C (62 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)
Monday, 3rd of April 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 16°C (61 °F)
Night: 7°C (45 °F)

Videos

Convoy through Mosul

07:15 min ( January 24, 2010 by FortKnox69)
Views: 3,677 - Rating: 2.6/5

Sit in the divers seat as the Al Kasik team convoys through Mosul in late 07'. Uneventful trip (thank God), but a lot of creating our own path on the way to our destination

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Interesting facts about this location

2004 Forward Operating Base Marez bombing

The Forward Operating Base Marez bombing took place on December 21, 2004. Fourteen U.S. soldiers, four U.S. citizen Halliburton employees, and four Iraqi soldiers allied with the U.S. military were killed in an attack on a dining hall at the Forward Operating Base next to the main U.S. military airfield at Mosul. The Pentagon reported that 72 other personnel were injured in the attack carried out by a suicide bomber wearing an explosive vest and the uniform of the Iraqi security services.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.43, 42.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Mass murder in 2004, Suicide bombings in Iraq, Terrorist incidents in Iraq in 2004

Mosul

Mosul, is a city in northern Iraq and the capital of the Nineveh Province, some 400 km northwest of Baghdad. The original city stands on the west bank of the Tigris River, opposite the ancient Assyrian city of Nineveh on the east bank, but the metropolitan area has now grown to encompass substantial areas on both banks, with five bridges linking the two sides. The majority of its population is Arab. It is Iraq's third largest city after Baghdad and Basra.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.43, 42.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Assyria, Cities in Iraq, District capitals of Iraq, Fertile Crescent, Mosul, Populated places in Nineveh Province

Battle of Mosul (2004)

The Battle for Mosul was a battle fought during the Iraq War in 2004 for the capital of the Ninawa Governorate in northern Iraq that occurred concurrently to fighting in Fallujah.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.43, 42.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Battles of the Iraq War in 2004, Battles of the Iraq War involving Iraq, Battles of the Iraq War involving the United States, History of Mosul, Iraqi insurgency, Urban warfare

Mosul International Airport

Mosul International Airport is an airport located at Mosul, Iraq, with a concrete runway. It became a civil airport in 1992 with the construction of a new terminal. After undergoing major renovations to be able to reach international standards and category 1 status, it reopened as a civilian airport on December 2, 2007. The airport does not offer any domestic flights; all commercial flights to and from the airport are to international destinations outside of Iraq.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.43, 42.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Iraq, Mosul

Nineveh plains

Nineveh plains is a region in the Ninawa Governorate of Iraq to the north and east of the city Mosul. The area generally consists of three districts; Tel Keppe, Al-Hamdaniya, and Al-Shikhan. The area includes the ancient Assyrian ruins of the cities of Nineveh, Nimrud and Dur-Sharrukin.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.43, 42.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Nineveh Province

Quote of the moment

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