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Khartoum North in the region of Khartoum State is a place located in Sudan - some 8 mi (or 13 km) North-East of Khartoum, the country's capital.

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Local time in Khartoum North is now 11:09 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Khartoum" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Wad Madani, Wad Husayn, Omdurman, Um Dom, Ujayjah or Burri. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Lufthansa A340 landing in Khartoum Suda...

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Lufthansa flight from Frankfurt, Germany to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, landing in Khartoum to refuel for about an hour


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Qatar Airways Take Off Khartoum Civil In...

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Taking off Khartoum Civil International Airport

Landing to Khartoum Civil Airport RWY 18

04:44 min ( May 10, 2010 by memiusphere)
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Approach to the airport from North

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Interesting facts about this location

Khartoum North

Khartoum North (al-Kharṭūm Baḥrī ) is a city close to, but distinct from, Khartoum in central Sudan. The city is close to the confluence of the White and Blue Niles on the eastern bank of the Blue Nile. The city, which had in 1993 a rapidly growing population of 900,000, is connected by bridges to Khartoum and Omdurman. It is known also as "Bahrī", referring to the Northern coast in Egyptian Arabic. (South is Qibli .)

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Located at 15.63, 32.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Communities on the Nile River, Khartoum, Populated places in Sudan

Al-Shifa pharmaceutical factory

The Al-Shifa (الشفاء, Arabic for "healing") pharmaceutical factory in Khartoum North, Sudan, was constructed between 1992 and 1996 with components imported from the United States, Sweden, Italy, Switzerland, Germany, India, and Thailand. The industrial complex was composed of around four buildings. It was the largest pharmaceutical factory in Khartoum and employed over 300 workers, producing medicine both for human and veterinary use.

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Located at 15.63, 32.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Al-Qaeda, Buildings and structures demolished in 1998, Buildings and structures in Khartoum, Buildings and structures in Sudan, Chemical warfare, Clinton administration controversies, History of Sudan, Sudan–United States relations

Cruise missile strikes on Afghanistan and Sudan (August 1998)

The August 1998 bombings of Afghanistan and Sudan (codenamed Operation Infinite Reach by the United States) were American cruise missile strikes on terrorist bases in Afghanistan and a pharmaceutical factory in Sudan on August 20, 1998. The attack was in retaliation for the bombings of American embassies in Kenya and Tanzania which killed 224 people (including 12 Americans) and injured 5,000 others.

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Located at 15.63, 32.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:1998 in Afghanistan, 1998 in Sudan, 20th-century military history of the United States, Afghanistan–United States relations, Al-Qaeda, Clinton administration controversies, Conflicts in 1998, Counter-terrorism policy of the United States, Military operations involving the United States, Military operations of the post-1945 period, Sudan–United States relations

Khartoum International Airport

Khartoum International Airport is an airport in Khartoum, the capital of Sudan. It will be replaced with a new airport 40 kilometers south of the centre of Khartoum. This is planned to have two 4000 metre runways, a passenger terminal of 86,000 square metres and a 300-room international hotel.

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Located at 15.63, 32.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Sudan, Khartoum

University of Khartoum

University of Khartoum (formerly shortened to UofK) is a multi-campus, co-educational, public university located in Khartoum. It is the largest and oldest university in Sudan. UofK was founded as Gordon Memorial College in 1902 and established in 1956 when Sudan gained independence. Since that date, the University of Khartoum has been recognized as a top university and a high-ranked academic institution in Sudan and Africa.

More reading: University of Khartoum homepage
Located at 15.63, 32.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Education in Khartoum, Educational institutions established in 1902, Forestry education, National universities, Universities and colleges in Sudan, University of Khartoum, Veterinary schools