According to a statement, Najaf
, located in southern Iraq is the site of the Imam Ali Shrine and serves to be an important religious destination, playing host to millions of pilgrims each year.
On Mondays the flight takes off from its base at Queen Alia International Airport, Amman, at 11 am and reaches Najaf
at 12:35 noon.
The Iran Air flights from Bushehr to Najaf
will resume as of August 29 after four years of interruption," Head of Iran Air Office in Bushehr Ahmad Mahuzi said on Saturday.
A group of around 200 Indian nationals returned from Najaf
by Iraqi Airways flight on Sunday morning.
The ambassador inspected the project, during his tour of the Najaf
Governorate and met with local officials and Kuwaiti visitors in the city.
BAGHDAD - Iraq opened a museum in the Shiite pilgrimage city of Najaf
on Thursday commemorating a 1920 uprising against British occupation in a building that once housed captured soldiers.
The flight GF 204 needed additional fuel after arrival at Najaf
The southern city of Najaf
is home to the holy Imam Ali mosque.
Talk of the Iranian plan to take over the leadership in Najaf
of all Iraqi Shias started last fall.
The delegation was headed by Sheikh Ali Mirza who invited Rahi to take part in Najaf
International Day conference to be held in few months at Al-Najaf
Turkish Airlines has launched its first flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Najaf
which is the airline's fourth flight destination in Iraq after Baghdad, Arbil and Al Basrah.
Turkish Airlines (THY) has started to operate flights between Istanbul and Najaf
, its fourth destination in Iraq.