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Bagdad:

see BaghdadBaghdad
or Bagdad
, city (1987 pop. 3,841,268), capital of Iraq, central Iraq, on both banks of the Tigris River. The city's principal economic activity is oil refining.
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Baghdad

, Bagdad
the capital of Iraq, on the River Tigris: capital of the Abbasid Caliphate (762--1258). Pop.: 5 910 000 (2005 est.)
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Bagdad a annonce vendredi la suspension de ses operations contre les forces kurdes pour tenter de parvenir a une solution negociee apres de violents combats pour le controle d'un poste-frontiere strategique.
Three stages along the Midland Highway between Kempton to Melton Mowbray and Mangalore to Bagdad were officially opened to motorists today.
The brave actor, who starred in such classics as Casablanca, The Thief Of Bagdad and The Spy In Black, was a vocal critic of Hitler's regime and donated a large part of his fortune to Britain's war effort.
On April 3, Doha sent its ambassador to Bagdad in an attempt to release 24 Qatari hostages, kidnapped by PMF.
Dans une declaration a l'APS, le porte-parole du ministere des Affaires etrangeres, Abdelaziz Benali Cherif, a indique que [beaucoup moins que] les deux attaques meurtrieres qui ont vise la capitale irakienne Bagdad constituent des actes terroristes hideux que nous condamnons avec la plus grande vigueur.
Now it's Bagdad, threatened by ISIL, which is in danger of being overrun.
Bagdad, SANA- Syria's ambassador in Bagdad SattamJadaan al-Dandah emphasized that academicrelations between Syrian and Iraqi academicinstitutions will provide extra experience whichwill contribute in cooperation in the historicalbattle against nation' enemies and prevent themfrom achieving their conspiratorial aims.
Lo cierto es que el conflicto se ha tornado ya en un asunto grave, pues ISIS ha tornado varias ciudades de Irak y ahora acecha Bagdad, mientras un disminuido Ejercito iraqui hace frente a la ola de atentados del grupo yihadista, que vez a vez triunfa en los enfrentamientos con las fuerzas militares regulares del gobierno iraqui.
Les accords, qui ont ete signes entre l'Irak, d'une part, et la Tunisie et le Maroc, d'autre part, seront assures en aller-retour entre Bagdad et Tunis, et entre Bagdad et Marrakech", a declare president de l'Autorite de l'aviation civile, Nasser al-Bandar.
The families approached the Indian high commission in Bagdad for help.
Dans un quartier de Bagdad, six personnes ont ete blessees par une explosion.
Bagdad, 6 Juin (SUNA)- Le ministre du petrole irakien Dr.