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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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2006 news items

New York Times

New York Times
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 05:14:37 -0700

The violence on Monday underlined the challenges that any new government will face. The suicide attack struck a Shiite mosque in the neighborhood of New Baghdad during afternoon prayers. Nick Cumming-Bruce contributed reporting from Geneva.
 
KIRO Seattle
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 04:24:45 -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.

Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 19:37:30 -0700

Kurdish Peshmerga forces take position on the front line in Khazer, 25 miles west of Erbil. Kurdish fighters have lost territory to Islamic State militants in recent days. Hamedsafin Hamed/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images. WASHINGTON—The Obama ...

Stars and Stripes

Stars and Stripes
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:30:00 -0700

The deadliest was carried out by a suicide bomber who blew up an explosives-laden vest among Shiite worshippers leaving a mosque after noon prayers in the capital's eastern New Baghdad area, killing at least 15 and wounding 32 others, a police officer ...

Reuters UK

Reuters UK
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 03:18:31 -0700

The Islamic State, which controls large swathes of northern and western Iraq, claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in the New Baghdad neighbourhood on Monday. It said in a statement the bombing was carried out as revenge for an attack against a ...
 
Reuters
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 04:50:35 -0700

The Islamic State, which controls large swathes of northern and western Iraq, claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in the New Baghdad neighbourhood on Monday. It said in a statement the bombing was carried out as revenge for an attack against a ...

CNN

CNN
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:05:05 -0700

(CNN) -- A car bomb exploded in eastern Baghdad on Tuesday, killing 10 people and wounding 34 others, police said. The blast took place in the capital's New Baghdad neighborhood during the morning rush hour. Over the weekend, a series of three car ...

International Business Times UK

International Business Times UK
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 22:21:19 -0700

The United States is sending 130 military advisers to Iraq to help combat the Sunni Islamists in the Kurdish region and to assist the rescue operations in the Sinjar Mountain, Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel has said. Hagel insisted this is not a ...
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