Abu Musab al-Zarqawi (Arabic: أبو مصعب الزرقاوي, pronunciation ’Abū Muṣ‘ab az-Zarqāwī, Abu Musab from Zarqa); October 30, 1966 – June 7, 2006), born Ahmad Fadeel al-Nazal al-Khalayleh (Arabic: أحمد فضيل النزال الخلايله, ’Aḥmad Faḍīl an-Nazāl al-…
Latitude and longitude of Baqubah
Baqubah (Aramaic: ܒܰܩܽܘܒܰܐ, Arabic: بعقوبة; BGN: Ba‘qūbah; also spelled Baquba and Baqouba) is the capital of Iraq's Diyala Governorate. The city is located some 50 km (31 mi) to the northeast of Baghdad, on the Diyala River.
Latitude: 33° 44' 47.72" N
Longitude: 44° 38' 37.18" E
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Baqubah (Aramaic: ܒܰܩܽܘܒܰܐ, Arabic: بعقوبة; BGN: Ba‘qūbah; also spelled Baquba and Baqouba; its name originates from the Aramaic words "Bet" (house) and "Yaqub" (Jacob) and means "Jacob's house") is the capital of Iraq's Diyala Governorate. The ci…
Eshnunna (modern Tell Asmar in Diyala Province, Iraq) was an ancient Sumerian (and later Akkadian) city and city-state in central Mesopotamia.
Sheik Abd-Al-Rahman (died June 7, 2006), also Shaykh Abd Al-Rahman or Sheik Abd Al-Rahman, was the spiritual advisor to al-Qaeda in Iraq until his death in June 2006.
Khafajah or Khafaje (ancient Tutub) is an archaeological site in Diyala Province (Iraq). It was part of the city-state of Eshnunna.
Hibhib is a small village in northern Iraq, located 8 km (5.0 mi), northwest of the town of Baquba. A previous leader of Al Qaeda in Iraq, Jordanian-born militant Abu Musab al-Zarqawi maintained a safehouse in the village.
Buhriz is an Iraqi town of about 40,000 located 25 miles north of Baghdad and 6 miles south of the major city of Baquba.
Al Tarmia or Tarmiyah (Arabic: الطارمية) is a town in the Al Faris district of the Baghdad Governorate in Iraq. The area is a sparsely populated farming community.
Tell Agrab (or Aqrab) is a tell or settlement mound 12.6 miles (20.3 km) southeast of Eshnunna in the Diyala region.
Tell Ishchali is an archaeological site in Diyala Province (Iraq). It is thought to be ancient Nerebtum or Kiti and was part of the city-state of Eshnunna.
Khan Bani Saad City or Khan Bani sa'ad (Arabic: مدينة خان بني سعد) is a city in Diyala province in Iraq.
Hebheb City or Hubhib (Arabic: مدينة هبهب) is a city in Diyala province in Iraq.
Al Ba'quba Stadium, is a multi-use stadium in Diyala Governorate, Iraq. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home stadium of Diyala football club.