Diniktum, inscribed Di-ni-ik-tumKI, was a middle bronze-age town located somewhere in the lower Diyala region of Mesopotamia, on the river downstream from Upi and close to the northern border of Elam.

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Al Air Base is a major Iraqi Air Force base on the south east outskirts of , in the of .It is located approximately 11 kilometers southeast of downtown . is situated 2 km southeast of Diniktum.

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or Baghdad Al-Jidida is one of nine administrative districts in , .

or Al-Rasafa is one of the nine administrative districts in , , on the eastern side of the . is situated 2½ km north of Diniktum.

is the capital of and is, after , the second largest city of the Arab world and fourth largest in the with a city population of 8.1 million. Photo: Marduksumer, Public domain.


33.2938° or 33° 17' 37.6" north
44.482° or 44° 28' 55.3" east
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: دينياتوم
  • Catalan: Diniktum
  • Spanish: Diniktum

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