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Shuwaylat Destination Guide

Touring Shuwaylat in Iraq

Shuwaylat in the region of Maysan is located in Iraq - some 202 mi or ( 326 km ) South-East of Baghdad , the country's capital city .

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Time in Shuwaylat is now 05:56 AM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Baghdad " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Zamin, Wayraf, Salaf Marchib Lafta, Qal'at Salih, and Dar Muhammad al 'Uraybi. Being here already, consider visiting Zamin . Check out our recomendations for Shuwaylat ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Majar al-Kabir

Majar al-Kabir is a town in southern Iraq. In 2003, 6 UK serviceman were killed there during the Iraq War by a mob.

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Located at 31.58 47.17 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Populated places in Iraq

University of Misan

The University of Misan is an Iraqi university located in Amarah, Maysan, Iraq. It was established in 2007. Originally, the university consisted of the College of Basic Education and the College of Education, which were part of University of Basrah.

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Located at 31.81 47.18 (Lat./Long.); Less than 22 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 2007, Universities in Iraq

Missan Oil Company

Missan Oil Company is a state-owned oil and gas company located in the Maysan Governorate, Iraq. It was spun off from South Oil Company in 2008 to expand oil activities in Maysan and to set up joint ventures with international companies to develop the province's oil fields.

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Located at 31.82 47.16 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Oil and gas companies of Iraq

Amarah Air Base

Amarah Air Base is a former Iraqi Air Force base in the Maysan Governorate of Iraq. It was captured by Coalition forces during Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003.

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Located at 31.82 47.08 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: Closed facilities of the United States Air Force in Iraq, Iraqi Air Force bases