Sadr City

Sadr City, formerly known as Al-Thawra and Saddam City, is a suburb district of the city of , . 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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Al-Rusafa or Al-Rasafa is one of the nine administrative districts in , , on the eastern side of the river Tigris. is situated 9 km south of Sadr City.

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