Ramadan traditions in Iraq are barely surviving the ongoing conflict, Hayfaa tells Al Jazeera. "I could tell you about how families used to come together, how the neighbourhood wives used to prepare their maamoul (sweets stuffed with dates) and kubbab together," she says.
Masjid al-Kāẓimiyyah (Arabic: مَـسـجـد الـكَـاظـمـيّـة , Al-Kadhimiyyah Mosque) is a shrine located in the Kādhimayn suburb of Baghdad, Iraq. It contains the tombs of the seventh Twelver Shī‘ī Imām Mūsā al-Kāẓim and the ninth Twelver Shī‘ī Imām Muhammad al-Jawad.
Al Rahman Mosque The Al-Rahman mosque (Arabic: "The Most Merciful") in Baghdad, was intended to be one of the largest mosques in Iraq. It was begun by Saddam Hussein in 1998, but work was cut short during the 2003 invasion of Iraq and it was never completed.
Al-Shaheed Monument (Arabic: نصب الشهيد ), also known as the Martyr's Memorial, is a monument designed by Iraqi sculptor, Ismail Fatah Al Turk, and is situatied in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad. It is dedicated to the Iraqi soldiers who died in the Iran-Iraq War.
Recovering slowly but surely, Al-Zawraa Park is coming back strong and beautiful as one of the first tourists attractions in Baghdad for both locals and foreigners. The park have great landscapes clean aisles and the biggest zoo in the country. However it have a very modest fish tank gallery.
The blast hit the Buratha mosque in northern Baghdad, where up to 90 people were killed in a multiple suicide bombing on 7 April. The mosque's imam said he believed he was the target, but was unhurt. Friday's attack was the biggest in Baghdad since a massive security operation came into force on Wednesday.
It was reactivated on 23 October 1963 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division and moved (with the rest of the Division) to Fort Riley, Kansas in January 1964. Vietnam. On 12 July 1965, the 2nd Brigade landed at Cam Ranh Bay and Vung Tau, making it the first element of an Infantry Division to arrive in Vietnam.
Download citation | Ministry of Defense... | We are providing this report for your information and use. It addresses the current status of the Ministry of Defense Building located in Baghdad, Iraq and the likelihood of whether the building will remain operational.
Although Iraq has been the subject of countless conflicts throughout history, it still is home to many historical landmarks that deserve rediscovered by a new generation of visitors. And one of these landmarks is the famed Hatra Ruins. UNESCO has recognized Hatra as a world heritage site as it is also believed to be the ancient lost city of Tayyab. If you want to catch a glimpse of historical beauty, it may be well worth the 290-kilometer drive from Baghdad.
Baghdad, located in Iraq, was once the capital of the Abbasid Caliphate and a center of Islamic advancements. This is a list of mosques in Baghdad from different dynastic periods. Today, there are 912 Jama Masjids in Baghdad which conduct Friday Prayer, and 149 smaller mosques which only hold regular daily prayers.
National Museum of Iraq. The National Museum of Iraq (Arabic: المتحف العراقي) is a museum located in Baghdad, Iraq. Also known as the Iraq Museum, it contains precious relics from the Mesopotamian, Babylonian and Persian civilization. It was looted during and after the 2003 Invasion of Iraq.
Camp Slayer was a US military base in Iraq, an annex of the Victory Base Complex, established early into the 2003 Iraq War.Located on the southeastern corner of the Baghdad International Airport, it is part of the former Al Radwaniyah Presidential Complex and contains several man-made lakes, a man-made hill (result of the man-made lakes), the Ba'ath Party House, the Victory Over America Palace ...
Baghdad, Iraq – April 6 Baghdad tower is the long tower in Baghdad , previously called International Saddam Tower, it have tall a 205 m, ope. Baghdad, Iraq – April 6 2014: Baghdad tower is the long tower in Baghdad , previously called International Saddam Tower, it have tall a 205 m, opened in 1994 and replaced a communications tower destroyed in the Gulf War.