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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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, 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, just like the US, wants to sustain the Iraqi federation by limiting the ambitions of the KRG that Turkey has influence over.
The Bagdad Solar Project, located in Yavapai County (near the town of Bagdad), will use about 72,000 solar panels that can collectively generate 15 MW of electricity.
Al-Busairi told KUNA that Kuwait denies any accusation of such sort, adding that such claims by an Iraqi media outlet was debunked by the Kuwaiti Embassy in Bagdad on a previous occasion.
Bagdad / NINA /-- Parliament resumed on Tuesday seance after adjourning for half an hour for lack of quorum.
Grant Jamieson also tripled for Marist in the victory over Bagdad, and Bennett Chiongbiong, Ryan Inouye and Matt Beattie doubled.
Specific topics include set design, location, and landscape in cinematic medievalism; the Crusades through the East-European eyes of Sergei Eisenstein's Alexander Nevsky; depictions of Richard I and Saladin in films and television series; the politics of El Naser Salah Ad-Din; history and authorship in Frank Cassenti's Chanson de Roland; the multiple agendas of Anthony Mann's El Cid; Hollywood, the Crusades, and buddy pictures; bodily temporalities in The Thief of Bagdad (1924), The Thief of Bagdad (1940), and Aladdin (1992); Templar romance and the redemption of history in National Treasure and The Da Vinci Code; and movie millenarianism in Left Behind.
He analyzed the situation and decided his oil pressure was sufficient to not jettison 5,000 lbs of fuel and 2,000 lbs of bombs over downtown Bagdad.
The Thief of Bagdad documents Dick Cheney's first scouting trip to Iraq in 1976.
The unnamed protagonist of Les Sirenes de Bagdad attends university classes in Baghdad until the American occupation forces his return to his isolated Bedouin village.
lt;p>L'Irak et la Syrie ont annoncE[umlaut] la normalisation complE te de leurs relations au dernier jour d'une visite Ea Bagdad du chef de la diplomatie syrienne Walid Moallem, dont le pays est accusE[umlaut] de dE[umlaut]stabiliser l'Irak en proie Ea une violence endE[umlaut]mique.
60 while, in the same race, Jewels of Bagdad finished third.
I made this picture in the colorful Bagdad Cafe, a remote roadhouse in California's Mojave Desert.