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New Baghdad or Baghdad Al-Jidida (Arabic,بغداد الجديدة) is one of nine administrative districts in Baghdad, Iraq. This district has nine Neighborhood Advisory Councils (NAC) and a District Advisory Council. It is located east of the city center.[1][2]

This district was renamed, 9 Nissan or Tisa Nissan was the new name Nissan is the word for April, although most Iraqis do not yet use that name (9 Nissan). It is also known as 7 Nissan.[3]

  • 29. Shaab stadium, Bor Saeid sqr, Matyr's Monument (Al-Shaheed Monument)
  • 30. Muthana, Zayouna
  • 31. Ghadeer, Masaloon sqr
  • 32. New Baghdad neighbourhood (Baghdad Al jadida), Alef Dar, Al Khaleej
  • 33. Habibiya, Dur Al Umal, Baladiyat
  • 34. Mashtal, Ameen, Nafit, Rustomaniya
  • 35. Fedhailia, Kamaliya
  • 36. Al Husseinia, Ma'amal, Al Rasheed
  • 37. Al-Ubedy, Ma'amil 2

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Coordinates: 33°18′48″N 44°30′42″E / 33.31347°N 44.51177°E / 33.31347; 44.51177

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National Post

Thomson Reuters Foundation
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:48:45 -0700

BAGHDAD, Sept 10 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday endorsed Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's plans to mend Baghdad's relations with Sunnis and Kurds, and said Iraq's new government was "the heart and backbone" of the ...

The Daily Star

The Daily Star
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:56:15 -0700

Police said the attack began when a suicide bomber rammed his explosive-laden car into a checkpoint manned by traffic police in the southeastern neighborhood of New Baghdad, killing five policemen and wounding nine. Seconds later, a car bomb ...
Aswat Al Iraq
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 02:22:54 -0700

BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: Security sources reported the killing of 7 persons and wounding 21 more in two bombed-car explosions in New Baghdad area, south east of the capital. In a press statement, the first car exploded near two public restaurants, while ...

World Magazine

World Magazine
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 10:37:30 -0700

BAGHDAD: Canon Andrew White—chaplain of the only Anglican church in Baghdad—posted an SOS on his Facebook page late Monday: “ISIS are now just 5 miles away from Baghdad. Lord have mercy, Christ have mercy. We need you.” The renowned ...

News 92 FM

News 92 FM
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 23:45:00 -0700

Security forces and civilians inspect the damage outside Imam Ali mosque in New Baghdad, Iraq, Monday, Aug. 25, 2014. Iraqi officials say a wave of attacks targeting commercial areas in and outside Baghdad has killed and wounding scores of people.


Kurdish Globe
Sun, 14 Sep 2014 06:18:45 -0700

Just six months ago US President Barack Obama deemed groups such as the Islamic State (IS) as minor players. Obama's recent speech outlining his strategy to defeat IS, including extending air strikes to Syria, underscored the gravity of the situation ...
Waco Tribune-Herald
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:11:15 -0700

The new Baghdad government somehow must overcome the anti-Sunni, anti-Kurd actions of the former Nouri al-Maliki government to regain the Iraqi people's support — U.S. tweets sure can't do it. The task in Syria is even more difficult. President Obama ...

Public Radio International

Public Radio International
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:21:06 -0700

Iraqi security forces inspect the site of three explosions in the New Baghdad neighborhood on September 10, 2014. Iraqis are once again seeing and hearing US warplanes overhead, and they're having mixed feelings about it, according to an Iraqi journalist.

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