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Qaryat al Ma'bidi in the region of Nīnawá is a town in Iraq - some 210 mi (or 338 km) North of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Qaryat al Ma'bidi is now 08:27 PM (Tuesday). 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: Qaryat Yarimjah, Qaryat ash Shaykh Yunis, Ash Shak, Kirkuk, Karbala or Qaryat Taqtaq. 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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Solo's aar with team 3

00:47 min ( March 03, 2009 by mrfabulous12)
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SSG Juan Solorio providing feedback to his team


01:06 min ( July 25, 2008 by sarabaracuda)
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The Iron Maidens on tour in Iraq blow up 50 lbs of confiscated muntions at Q West. Detonation by Sara and Wanda

6th Month in Iraq

07:41 min ( May 30, 2009 by Corey Franks)
Views: 800 - Rating: 3.66667/5

1-10 AVN's (6-6 CAV) 6th Month in Iraq, pretty cool video shots and pictures!! My fav part is at 6:49 in the video!!

3G's Iraq Rap City

06:30 min ( June 09, 2008 by fatkillaclown)
Views: 3,043 - Rating: 3.4/5

3G's Productions present 3G's freestlying to white girl beat, and just having fun while I record as always! Remember check them out at

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Interesting facts about this location


Hassuna or Tell Hassuna is an ancient Mesopotamian site situated in what was to become ancient Assyria, and is now in the Ninawa Governorate of Iraq west of the Tigris river, south of Mosul and about 35 km southwest of the ancient Assyrian city of Nineveh.

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Located at 36.19, 43.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological cultures of the Near East, Archaeological sites in Iraq, Former populated places in Iraq

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.

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Located at 36.19, 43.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Iraq, Mosul

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.

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Located at 36.19, 43.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 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, 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.

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Located at 36.19, 43.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Assyria, Cities in Iraq, District capitals of Iraq, Fertile Crescent, Mosul, Populated places in Nineveh Province

Battle of Gaugamela

The Battle of Gaugamela took place in 331 BC between Alexander the Great and Darius III of Persia. The battle, which is also called the Battle of Arbela, resulted in a decisive victory for the Macedonians and led to the fall of the Persian Empire.

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Located at 36.19, 43.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:331 BC, Arbil, Battles involving the Achaemenid Empire, Battles of Alexander the Great, Military history of Iraq