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Basra

Basra

City in Iraq

  • Desc: Basra, is an Iraqi city located on the Shatt al-Arab between Kuwait and Iran. It had an estimated population of 1.5 million in 2012. Basra is also Iraq's main port, although it does not have deep water access, which is handled at the port of Umm Qasr. The city is part of the historic location of Sumer, one of the ports from which Sinbad the Sailor journeyed. It played an important role in early Islamic history and was built in 636. Basra is consistently one of the hottest cities in Iraq, with summer temperatures regularly exceeding 50 °C. In April 2017, the Iraqi Parliament recognized Basra as Iraq's economic capital.
  • URL: http://www.basragov.net/
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basra
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0ft0s
  • Type: Thing, City, Place
  • Result Score: 59.66
Basra International Airport

Basra International Airport

Airport in Basra, Iraq

Basra Governorate

Basra Governorate

City

Geeta Basra

Geeta Basra

Actress

Battle of Basra

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Basra was a battle of World War I which took place south of the city of Basra between British and Ottoman troops from November 11 to November 21, 1914. The battle resulted in the British capture of Basra.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Basra_(1914)
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0d4t2d
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 25.14

Hasan of Basra

Imam

  • Desc: Abū Saʿīd b. Abi ’l-Ḥasan Yasār al-Baṣrī, often referred to as Ḥasan of Basra for short, or reverentially as Imam Ḥasan al-Baṣrī in Sunni Islam, was an early Muslim preacher, ascetic, theologian, exegete, scholar, judge, and mystic.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hasan_of_Basra
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/06vqlv
  • Type: Thing, Person
  • Result Score: 23.37
Battle of Basra

Battle of Basra

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Basra lasted from 21 March to 6 April 2003 and was one of the first battles of the 2003 invasion of Iraq. The British 7 Armoured Brigade fought their way into Iraq's second-largest city, Basra, on 6 April coming under constant attack by the Iraqi Army 51st Division and Fedayeen.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Basra_(2003)
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/02z2d93
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 23.05
Battle of Basra

Battle of Basra

Battle

Asif Basra

Asif Basra

Indian film actor

Siege of Basra

Siege of Basra

Battle

  • Desc: The Siege of Basra, code-named Operation Karbala-5, was an offensive operation carried out by Iran in an effort to capture the Iraqi port city of Basra in early 1987.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siege_of_Basra
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0fg6h8
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 19.15

Basra

2008 film

Persian Gulf

Persian Gulf

Sea

  • Desc: The Persian Gulf is a mediterranean sea in Western Asia. The body of water is an extension of the Indian Ocean through the Strait of Hormuz and lies between Iran to the northeast and the Arabian Peninsula to the southwest.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Persian_Gulf
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0661z
  • Type: Thing, BodyOfWater, Place
  • Result Score: 17.50
Basra Sports City

Basra Sports City

Sports complex in Basra

Al-Hariri of Basra

Poet

  • Desc: Abū Muhammad al-Qāsim ibn Alī ibn Muhammad ibn Uthmān al-Harīrī, popularly known as al-Hariri of Basra was an Arab poet, scholar of the Arabic language and a high government official of the Seljuk Empire.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Al-Hariri_of_Basra
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/03w9wm0
  • Type: Person, Thing
  • Result Score: 17.40
Highway of Death

Highway of Death

Invasion

  • Desc: The Highway of Death refers to a six-lane highway between Kuwait and Iraq, officially known as Highway 80. It runs from Kuwait City to the border town of Safwan in Iraq and then on to the Iraqi city of Basra.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Highway_of_Death
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/03_xpr
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 14.87
Basra reed warbler

Basra reed warbler

Plant

Basra prison incident

Event

  • Desc: The Basra prison incident was an event involving British troops in Basra, Iraq. On 19 September 2005, two undercover British Special Air Service soldiers disguised in Arab civilian garments and headdresses opened fire on Iraqi Police officers after having been stopped at a roadblock.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basra_prison_incident
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/03ycr7c
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 14.52

Basra

Album by Pete La Roca

Basra International Hotel

Hotel in Basra, Iraq

Ruby Basra

Geeta Basra's sister

Anglo-Iraqi War

Anglo-Iraqi War

War

Basra-ye Pain

Basra-ye Pain

Village

  • Desc: Basra-ye Pain is a village in Karipey Rural District, Lalehabad District, Babol County, Mazandaran Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 537, in 128 families.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basra-ye_Pain
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0yqlcbw
  • Type: Thing, Place, City
  • Result Score: 12.89
Battle of Basra

Battle of Basra

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Basra was a major engagement of the Zanj Rebellion, fought on September 7–10, 871. Zanj rebels and allied Arab tribesmen, led by Yahya ibn Muhammad al-Azraq and 'Ali ibn Aban al-Muhallabi, launched a coordinated attack against the city of Basra.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Basra_(871)
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/010gqvmc
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 12.76
Iraqi Army

Iraqi Army

Armed force

  • Desc: The Iraqi Army, officially the Iraqi Ground Forces, is the ground force component of the Iraqi Armed Forces, having been active in various incarnations throughout the 20th and 21st centuries.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iraqi_Army
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/03slm
  • Type: Organization, Thing
  • Result Score: 12.61

History of Iraq (2003-2011)

Invasion

  • Desc: The history of Iraq from 2003 to 2011 is characterized by a large United States military deployment on Iraqi territory, beginning with the U.S.-led invasion of the country in March 2003 which overthrew the Ba'ath Party government of Saddam Hussein and ending with the departure of US troops from the country in 2011.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Iraq_(2003%E2%80%932011)
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0118k669
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 12.51
1991 uprising in Basra

1991 uprising in Basra

War

  • Desc: The 1991 uprising in Basra was the scene of the beginning of the unrest in Iraq following the Gulf War. The uprising started after demoralized troops throughout Iraq began to rebel against Saddam Hussein, in particular after a tank driver in Basra fired at a public portrait of Saddam Hussein.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1991_uprising_in_Basra
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0n8zmqp
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 12.40

Egyptian Basra

Video game

Battle of the Camel

Battle of the Camel

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of the Camel, sometimes called the Battle of Jamal or the Battle of Bassorah, took place at Basra, Iraq on 7 November 656. A'isha heard about the killing of Uthman, the third Caliph. At the time she was on a pilgrimage to Mecca. It was on this journey that she decided to go to Kufa to discuss with Ali what should be done to the murderers of Uthman. This battle is now known as the First Fitna, or Muslim civil war.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Camel
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/04h3h1
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 12.30

University of Basrah

University in Basra, Iraq

Highway 8

Highway 8

Highway

Basra

Song by Pete La Roca

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/012f5z2
  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 11.85

Basra

Video game

Basra

Video game

Basra

Video game

Basra!

Video game

Basra

Song by Dr. Scissors

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/012l_7z
  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 11.28

Basra

Song by Muslimgauze

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/018084x
  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 11.28

Basra

Song by Munir Bashir

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0fz5nqw
  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 11.25

Basra

Song by Shibly Band

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0fxttts
  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 11.25
Basra-ye Bala

Basra-ye Bala

Village in Iran

  • Desc: Basra-ye Bala is a village in Karipey Rural District, Lalehabad District, Babol County, Mazandaran Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 473, in 119 families.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basra-ye_Bala
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0yqjldh
  • Type: Thing, City, Place
  • Result Score: 11.13

Basra

Song by Christian Henson

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/g/11c6cfz4vd
  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 11.11

Basra War Cemetery

Cemetery

  • Desc: The Basra War Cemetery is a military cemetery in Basra, Iraq, built for soldiers killed during the Mesopotamian campaign in the First World War. It was maintained by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission until 2007.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basra_War_Cemetery
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/g/11c46hlsvf
  • Type: Place, Thing, Cemetery
  • Result Score: 10.93
Basra, Pakistan

Basra, Pakistan

Village

  • Desc: Basra is a village of Chakwal District in the Punjab province of Pakistan. It is located at 32°46'43N 71°59'4E with an altitude of 350 metres. The village is inhabited by the Basra tribe of the Jats
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basra,_Pakistan
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/052_ffd
  • Type: Place, Thing, City
  • Result Score: 10.68
Shatt al-Arab

Shatt al-Arab

River in Iraq

  • Desc: Shatt al-Arab or Arvand Rud is a river of some 200 km in length, formed by the confluence of the Euphrates and the Tigris in the town of al-Qurnah in the Basra Governorate of southern Iraq.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shatt_al-Arab
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/012tkf
  • Type: Thing, Place, RiverBodyOfWater, BodyOfWater
  • Result Score: 10.66
Baghdad railway

Baghdad railway

Railway

  • Desc: The Baghdad railway, also known as the Berlin-Baghdad railway, was built from 1903 to 1940 to connect Berlin with the Ottoman Empire city of Baghdad, from where the Germans wanted to establish a port in the Persian Gulf, with a 1,600 kilometres line through modern-day Turkey, Syria, and Iraq.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baghdad_railway
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/068zn6
  • Type: Thing, Place
  • Result Score: 10.51

Ravinder Basra

Film producer

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/08kz6yk
  • Type: Person, Thing
  • Result Score: 9.48

Deep

American rap artist

  • Desc: DEEP aka Deep Cold, Deep Da 1, was a Punjabi-American Southern rap artist from Houston, Texas. Raised in Houston, Deep Cold attended the same high school as Paul Wall and Chamillionaire.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deep_(rapper)
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/04y83j3
  • Type: Person, Thing
  • Result Score: 9.23

Nitin Basra

Actor

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/01011sz1
  • Type: Thing, Person
  • Result Score: 9.14

Pinky Basra

Film producer

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0z8h94j
  • Type: Person, Thing
  • Result Score: 8.93
Operation Kheibar

Operation Kheibar

War

Basra Arif

Fictional character

Operation Ramadan

Operation Ramadan

War

  • Desc: Operation Ramadan was an offensive in the Iran–Iraq War that consisted of three separate attacks that lasted for 6 weeks. It was launched by Iran on 13 July 1982 near Basra and featured the use of human wave attacks in one of the largest land battles since World War II.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Ramadan
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/025zdcz
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 8.60

Bava Batra

Book

  • Desc: Bava Batra is the third of the three tractates in the Talmud in the order Nezikin; it deals with a person's responsibilities and rights as the owner of property. It is part of Judaism's oral law.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bava_Batra
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/08vv1s
  • Type: Thing, Book
  • Result Score: 8.58

Parveen Basra

Geeta Basra's mother

Rakesh Basra

Geeta Basra's father

Nidhi Basra

Actor

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/01011r6h
  • Type: Thing, Person
  • Result Score: 8.53

Rahul Basra

Geeta Basra's brother

Pisti (Basra)

Video game

Basra - باصرة

Video game

Iraq, Basra

Book by Saman Zia-Zarifi

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0c3h084
  • Type: Book, Thing
  • Result Score: 8.24

Imam Ali Mosque

Mosque

Al Basra

Song by Tijuana Cartel

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0y9bdmc
  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.95

Basra Bound

Song by Antietam

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/g/11b7_lz2t3
  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.88

Namratpal Singh Basra

Film director

Bolides Over Basra

Album by Men's Recovery Project

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/01n0mdt
  • Type: MusicAlbum, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.67

Sharikat Naft Al-Basra

Soccer team

  • Desc: Sharikat Naft Al-Basra, was an Iraqi football team based in Basra. They became the Iraq's first ever champions when they won the national championship, which has since evolved into the Iraqi Premier League, in its inaugural 1948–49 season.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sharikat_Naft_Al-Basra
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/g/11f15f2g_4
  • Type: SportsTeam, Thing, Organization
  • Result Score: 7.15

Toby Swift

Radio producer

  • Desc: Toby Swift is a radio drama director and producer for BBC Radio. His numerous credits include the crime dramas The Recall Man and Trueman and Riley. He also directs contemporary and periodic radio dramas.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toby_Swift
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0c015_c
  • Type: Person, Thing
  • Result Score: 7.13

Amarjit S. Basra

Author

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/05vv190
  • Type: Thing, Person
  • Result Score: 6.93
South Oil Company

South Oil Company

Company

  • Desc: Basra Oil Company is a national Iraqi company responsible for the oil in the south of Iraq. It is situated in Basra. BOC is one of the major fundamental formations of the Iraq National Oil Company.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/South_Oil_Company
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/043mt7j
  • Type: Corporation, Organization, Thing
  • Result Score: 6.76

Egyptian Basra 2

Video game

Egyptian Basra Arabic

Video game

Song for Basra

Song by David Rovics

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0trt2t
  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 6.63

Streets of Basra

Song by Ges E

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/019ckn8
  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 6.51

Song for Basra

Song by David Rovics

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0trsp7
  • Type: MusicRecording, Thing
  • Result Score: 6.48

Description. Lang: en

Basra (Arabic: البصرة‎ al-Baṣrah), is an Iraqi city located on the Shatt al-Arab between Kuwait and Iran. It had an estimated population of 1.5 million in 2012. Basra is also Iraq's main port, although it does not have deep water access, which is handled at the port of Umm Qasr.
The city is part of the historic location of Sumer, one of the ports from which Sinbad the Sailor journeyed. It played an important role in early Islamic history and was built in 636 (14 AH). Basra is consistently one of the hottest cities in Iraq, with summer temperatures regularly exceeding 50 °C (122 °F). In April 2017, the Iraqi Parliament recognized Basra as Iraq's economic capital.


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