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Atiyat al Hasan in the region of Şalāḩ ad Dīn is a town in Iraq - some 80 mi (or 129 km) North-West of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Atiyat al Hasan is now 12:35 PM (Saturday). 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: Tikrit, Qaryat al 'Ashiq, Muhayjir, Kuwayt, Kirkuk or Nahiyat Albu Dalaf. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Faris 'Atiyah, Muhammad Yasin, Ali 'Awad, Ta'mat Hasan, Makhlaf Hasan Khawan and Nahiyat al 'Abbasiyah. We encountered some video in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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For the musical genre, see Dawr. Ad-Dawr also known as Al-Dour, is a small agricultural town near the Iraqi town of Tikrit. Populated mainly by Arabs, ad-Dawr is home to a housing complex called "Saad 14", which was built by Hyundai Engineering & Constructions Inc. , a major South Korean construction company, during the 1980s. One of the most well-known Arab historical scholars, Professor-Doctor Abdul Aziz Al-Douri (b. 1918 – d.

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Located at 34.38, 43.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Iraq, District capitals of Iraq, Populated places in Saladin Province

Battle of Nahrawan

The Battle of Nahrawan was a battle between Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib (the 1st Shi'a Imam, and the fourth Sunni Caliph) and the Kharijites, near Nahrawan, twelve miles from Baghdad. After the unsatisfactory conclusion to the Battle of Siffin, Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib returned with his army back to Kufa on the 13th of Safar 37 A.H. (~30 July 657 C.E.). During the march, a group of 12,000 men kept themselves at a distance from the main part of the army.

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Located at 34.38, 43.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Battles involving the Rashidun Caliphate, Muslim civil wars, Shia days of remembrance


This article is about a town in Iraq. For the West Bank town, see al-Auja, Jericho. For the past Bedouin village, see Auja al-Hafir. For the river, see Yarkon River. Not to be confused with Ouya.

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Located at 34.38, 43.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Saladin Province


Sāmarrā is a city in Iraq. It stands on the east bank of the Tigris in the Salah ad-Din Governorate, 125 kilometers north of Baghdad and, in 2003, had an estimated population of 348,700. The official name as referenced by coins was the Arabic phrase “Surra man ra’a”, which translates to “who sees it rejoices”. But in vernacular it was always called Samarra. In 2007, UNESCO named Samarra one of its World Heritage Sites.

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Located at 34.38, 43.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Iraq, Capitals of caliphates, Cities in Iraq, District capitals of Iraq, Fertile Crescent, Holy cities, Populated places in Saladin Province, Samarra, Shia holy cities, World Heritage Sites in Iraq

Hasan al-Askari

Hasan al-‘Askarī was the eleventh of the Twelve Imams. His given name was Hasan ibn ‘Alī ibn Muhammad. His title al-Askari derives from the Arabic word Asker which means military. He was given this title mainly because the city he lived in was a military camp. Hasan al-‘Askarī was 22, when his father was killed. The period of his Imāmate, following his father's death, was six years. Hasan Al-‘Askarī died at the age of 28 in the year, 260 Hijra and was buried in Samarra.

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Located at 34.38, 43.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:846 births, 874 deaths, Muhammad family, Twelver imams