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طرابلس الغرب

Tarabulus al-Gharb
Country Libya
Region Greater Tripoli
Districts 10 boroughs
First settled 7th century BC (as Oea)
Founded by Phoenicians
Government
 • Mayor Abdulrazaq Abuhajar
 • Governing body Tripoli Local Council
Area
 • Total 400 km2 (200 sq mi)
Elevation
81 m (266 ft)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Total 2,220,000
 • Density 4,500/km2 (12,000/sq mi)

Tripoli is a city in Libya. It is the capital of the country.

References

  1. Table (undated). "Libya" (requires Adobe Flash Player). Der Spiegel. Retrieved 31 August 2011.