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Al Fathah in the region of Şalāḩ ad Dīn is a town located in Iraq - some 128 mi (or 205 km) North-West of Baghdad, the country's capital.

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Local time in Al Fathah is now 05:06 PM (Sunday). 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: Tikrit, Qaryat al Lakalak, Kirkuk, Karbala, Arbil Governorate or Nahiyat Hiran. When in this area, you might want to check out Qaryat Shawish, Qaryat al Muslakhah, Qaryat Tall adh Dhahab as Sufla, Qaryat Barij, Abd Allah Muhammad Husayn and Qaryat Tall adh Dhahab al 'Ulya 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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Assyrian army

03:11 min ( February 08, 2010 by A55YRlAN)
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During the Old Assyrian period (20th to 15th c. BCE), Assur controlled much of Upper Mesopotamia. In the Middle Assyrian period (15th to 10th c. BCE), its influence waned and was subsequently regained...

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Interesting facts about this location

Hamrin Mountains

The Hamrin Mountains are a small mountain ridge in northeast Iraq. The westernmost ripple of the greater Zagros mountains; the Hamrin mountains extend from the Diyala Province bordering Iran, northwest to the Tigris river; crossing northern Salah ad Din Province and southern Kirkuk Province. In antiquity, the mountains were part of the frontier region between Babylonia to the south and Assyria to the north.

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Located at 35.05, 43.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Mountain ranges of Iraq

Baiji, Iraq

Baiji is a city of about 200,000 inhabitants in northern Iraq some 130 miles north of Baghdad, on the main road to Mosul. It is a major industrial centre best known for its oil refinery, the biggest in Iraq and has a large power plant. It also has important weapons and chemical plants.

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Located at 35.05, 43.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Iraq, District capitals of Iraq, Populated places in Saladin Province

Al Fathah Air Base

Al Fathah Air Base is a former Iraqi Air Force base in the Kirkuk Governorate of Iraq. It was seized by Coalition forces during Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003.

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Located at 35.05, 43.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Closed facilities of the United States Air Force in Iraq, Iraqi Air Force bases

K-2 Air Base

K-2 Air Base is a former Iraqi Air Force base in the Salah al-Din Governorate of Iraq. It was captured by Coalition forces during Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003.

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Located at 35.05, 43.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Closed facilities of the United States Air Force in Iraq, Iraqi Air Force bases