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Al Hashimiyah Destination Guide

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Al Hashimiyah in the region of Zarqa is a town in Jordan - some 16 mi (or 26 km) North-East of Amman, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Al Hashimiyah is now 09:54 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Amman" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Damascus, Latakia, Thughrat al Jubb, Marka or Russeifa. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Khirbat Makhul, Khirbat Khaww, Hamnanah, Gharisah, Dawqarah and Al Hashimiyah. 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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Alphabets - letter Alif part 1 - writing...

07:02 min ( February 25, 2011 by Hussam Omari)
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This Lesson (The Arabic letter Alif - part 1) helps you to understand how to write and pronounce the first Arabic letter (Alif)

Tel Aviv Cockpit Landing A333

07:30 min ( March 16, 2012 by dnhug)
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Including some wingviewed timelapses of the approach and taxi, and the landing from the jumpseat. Route : Zürich - Tel Aviv Airbus A330-300 by SWISS International See the Landing in Chicago here: www...


08:19 min ( May 08, 2012 by inshadnews)
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" " .. The Official media coverage for "hearts beats to live hearts" Concert , which was held in Zarqa City - Jordan , in Support with the Syrian people and part of a campaign "be...

Nice trip with my friends in my hometown...

02:58 min ( May 04, 2011 by OAA3100)
Views: 259 - Rating: 0/5

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Interesting facts about this location

Dawson's Field hijackings

In the Dawson's Field hijackings (September 6, 1970), four jet aircraft bound for New York City and one for London were hijacked by members of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine. By the end of the incident, one hijacker had been killed and one injury reported. TWA Flight 741 from Frankfurt am Main and Swissair Flight 100 from Zürich-Kloten Airport landed at Dawson's Field, a remote desert airstrip near Zarka, Jordan, formerly used as a British Royal Air Force base.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.14, 36.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
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Az-Zarqāʔ is a city in Jordan located to the northeast of Amman. Zarqa is the capital of Zarqa Governorate (Arabic محافظة الزرقاء Muħāfazat az-Zarqā). Its name means "the blue one".

More reading: Zarqa homepage
Located at 32.14, 36.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Palestinian refugee camps in Jordan, Populated places in the Zarqa Governorate

Jerash Governorate

Jerash is one of the governorates of Jordan; it is located north of Amman, Jordan's capital. It carrys the name of its capital and largest city, Jerash City. Jerash Governorate has the smallest area of the 12 governorates of Jordan, yet it has the second highest density in Jordan after Irbid Governorate. Jerash Governorate is ranked 7th by population.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.14, 36.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Governorates of Jordan, Jerash Governorate


for the village in Saudi Arabia see Mafraq, Saudi Arabia Mafraq Cityمدينة المفرق —  City  — The Tank Circle in Mafraq Official seal of Mafraq City Mafraq is located in JordanMafraq CityMafraq City Coordinates: {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:32|16|0|N|36|09|20|E|type:city(56340)_region:JO | |name= }} Country Jordan Province Mafraq Governorate Municipality established 1945 Government  • Mayor Abdullah yarqan Area  • City 14 km  • Metro 128 km Elevation 700 m Population (2004)  • City 56,340  • Metro 122,000 Time zone GMT +2  • Summer  +3 Area code(s) +(962)2 Website http://www.

More reading: Mafraq homepage
Located at 32.14, 36.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Mafraq Governorate


Amman is the capital and largest city of Jordan. It is the country's political, cultural and commercial centre and one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. The Greater Amman area has a population of 2,842,629 as of 2010. The population of Amman is expected to jump from 2.8 million to almost 6.5 million by 2025 due to constant and rapid immigration. The recent economic growth experienced in Amman is unmatched by any other Arab city except those located in the Gulf.

More reading: Amman homepage
Located at 32.14, 36.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Amman, Archaeological sites in Jordan, Capitals in Asia, Fertile Crescent, Hebrew Bible cities, Megalithic monuments in the Middle East, Populated places in the Amman Governorate, Tourism in Jordan