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District of Baghdad in Baghdad Governorate, Iraq

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Sadr City: District of Baghdad in Baghdad Governorate, Iraq
Sadr City, formerly known as Al-Thawra and Saddam City, is a suburb district of the city of Baghdad, Iraq. It was built in 1959 by Prime Minister Abdul Karim Qassim and later unofficially renamed Sadr City after Ayatollah Mohammad Mohammad Sadeq al-Sadr.

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