Al-Ba'aj

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Al-Ba'aj
Al-Ba'aj is located in Iraq
Al-Ba'aj
Al-Ba'aj
Coordinates: 36°3′N 41°43′E / 36.050°N 41.717°E / 36.050; 41.717
Country  Iraq
Province Ninawa Province
Time zone AST (UTC+3)

Ba'aj is a city and district in the western part of the Ninawa Governorate of Iraq. The leader of ISIS, Abu Bakr al Baghdadi, was confirmed to have been seriously wounded there by an attack in March 2015, after previous reports of his wounding in 2014 and 2015 proved inaccurate.[1]

Coordinates: 36°03′N 41°43′E / 36.050°N 41.717°E / 36.050; 41.717

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