Tigris River

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Noun1.Tigris River - an Asian riverTigris River - an Asian river; a tributary of the Euphrates River
Al-Iraq, Irak, Iraq, Republic of Iraq - a republic in the Middle East in western Asia; the ancient civilization of Mesopotamia was in the area now known as Iraq
Syria, Syrian Arab Republic - an Asian republic in the Middle East at the east end of the Mediterranean; site of some of the world's most ancient centers of civilization
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-- Fix not thy heart on that which is transitory; for the Dijlah, or Tigris, will continue to flow through Bagdad after the race of caliphs is extinct: if thy hand has plenty, be liberal as the date tree; but if it affords nothing to give away, be an azad, or free man, like the cypress."
Qatar-bred Dijlah Zakhir was the second winner on the day for Ghazali, who looks set to take his sixth consecutive trainers' championship.
Iraqi channel Dijlah TV has chosen Pebble Beach Systems' Dolphin integrated channel device and Marina automation solution to upgrade its playout operations as the broadcaster brings more channels to air.
Among the Arab publishing houses participating in the fair is Dar Dijlah, a Jordanian-Iraqi publishing house that sells and publishes books on sports, languages, politics and arts.
The source ISIL had opened alternative headquarters for its so-called "Nineveh State, "Dijlah State", "Salahuddin State" and "Diyala State" in Hawija, Al Sumeriyah reported.
The capture of Qayyara was particularly significant as it was the center of the Islamic State's Wilayat Dijlah, a defensive line in its own right guarding the approach to Mosul, a major petroleum revenue source, and a logistical hub connecting the south of Mosul with Hawijah and al-Shirqat.
Baquba / NINA /-- Dijlah Operations Command announced the destruction of / 3 / camps of Daash in proactive operations which were carried out in the province of Diyala in recent weeks.
The six-minute video titled "Paris Before Rome" was produced by the IS in the Dijlah province of Iraq, according to the Middle East Media Research Institute based in Washington.
Islamic banks currently operating in Iraq include: Iraqi Islamic Bank for Investment & Development; Elaf Islamic Bank (formerly: Barakaat Bank for Investment & Funding); Kurdistan International Bank for Investment & Development; National Islamic Bank; Dijlah & Furat Bank for Development & Investment; Regional Cooperation of the Islamic Bank for Development & Investment; Bank Al-Bilad Islamic for Investment & Finance; Cihan Bank for Islamic Investment & Finance; International Development Bank for Investment & Islamic Finance; Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank; and Al-Baraka Turkatilim Bankasi.
Among the banks that may merge or seek foreign partners are Erbil Bank for Investment and Finance, Bank of Huda, Dijlah and Furat Bank for Development and Investment, Gulf Commercial Bank, Trans Iraq Bank and Cihan Bank for Islamic Investment and Finance, Eedi said.
Iraqis call it Dijlah. In the Old Testament it's the Hiddekel.Aa