Articles in Libya ( 186 )

186 Articles of interest in Libya

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  • Gaberoun

    Gaberoun (Arabic: قبر عون‎, alternate spelling Gaberoun, Gaber Awhn, Gabr Awhn, Gabr Own, Gabraun) is an oasis with a large lake in the Idehan Ubari desert region of the Libyan Sahara Desert.

  • Brak, Libya

    Brak (sometimes written Biraq or Birak) (Arabic: براك‎) is a town in the Wadi al Shatii District in west-central Libya.

  • Nuqat al Khams

    Nuqat al Khams (Arabic: النقاط الخمسNuqāṭ al Ḫams) is one of the districts of Libya. It is in the northwest of the country, in what had been the historical region of Tripolitania.

  • Tarhuna

    Tarhuna (/tɑrˈhnə/; Arabic: ترهونة‎), also Tarhoona or Tarhunah, is a Libyan town 65 kilometres (40 mi) to the southeast of Tripoli, in the Murqub District. The city derives its name from that of its pre-Roman-era inhabitants, a Berber tribe. The …

  • Sarir field

    The Sarir Field was discovered in southern Cyrenaica during 1961 and is considered to be the largest oil field in Libya, with estimated oil reserves of 12 Gbbl (1.9 km3).

  • Kebira Crater

    Kebira Crater (Arabic: فوهة كبيرة‎) is the name given to a circular topographic feature that was found in 2007 by Farouk El-Baz and Eman Ghoneim using satellite imagery, Radarsat-1, and Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) data in the Sahara dese…

  • Wadi al Shatii District

    Wadi al Shatii (Arabic: وادي الشاطئWādī aš Šāṭi' ), sometimes referred to as Ash Shati (Arabic: الشاطئAš Šāṭi' ), is one of the districts of Libya in the central-west part of the country. Its capital is Brak.

  • Sabha District

    Sabha (Arabic: سبهاSabhā) is one of the districts of Libya. It is located near the center of the country, in the Fezzan region. The capital is the city of Sabha, with a population of 130,000.

  • University of Benghazi

    University of Benghazi (Arabic: جامعة بنغازي‎), formerly known as the Garyounis University, is a public university in Benghazi, Libya.and it is one of the most important institutes of higher education in Libya. It is located in Benghazi the second l…

  • Jabal al Gharbi District

    Jabal al Gharbi (Arabic: الجبل الغربيAl Ǧabal al Gharbi, English: The Western Mountains) is one of the districts of Libya. It is named after the Nafusa Mountains. It was formed in 2007 from the former districts of Yafran, Gharyan and Mizda.

  • Yafran

    Yafran /ˈjɑːfrən/ (Arabic: يفرنIfrin), also spelled Jefren, Yefren, Yifran, Yifrin or Ifrane, is a town in northwestern Libya, in the Jabal al Gharbi District in the western Nafusa Mountains.

  • RAF Gambut

    RAF Gambut (or RAF Kambut) is a complex of six abandoned military airfields in Libya, located about 5 kilometres (3 mi) north-northeast of the village of Kambut, and 50 kilometres (31 mi) east-southeast of Tobruk. During World War II, the complex wa…

  • Jafara

    Jafara or Al Jfara (Arabic: الجفارةAl Jifārah) is one of the districts of Libya, in the historical region of Tripolitania.

  • Maydan al Shajara

    Maydan al-Shajara (Arabic: ميدان الشجرة; English: The Tree Square), is a major town square in Benghazi, the second largest city in Libya. A large native Atlas Cedar tree was located in the center of the square, giving it its name.

  • Jalu

    Jalu, Jaloo, or Gialo (Arabic: جالو‎) is a town in the Al Wahat District in northeastern Libya in the Jalo oasis. From 2001 to 2007 it was part of Ajdabiya District.

  • Murqub District

    Murqub (Arabic: المرقبAl Murqub), sometimes spelt Al Murgub or Al Marqab or al-Morqib, is one of the districts of Libya. According to the 2006 census, the population was 432,202. The main city and capital is Khoms.

  • Marj District

    Marj (Arabic: المرجAl Marǧ, English: The Meadows) is an administrative division (shabiyah or district) of northeastern Libya, lying on the Mediterranean Sea coast. Its administrative seat is the city of Marj, which was formerly known as Barca. Mar…

  • March 28 Stadium

    March 28 Stadium (Arabic: ملعب 28 مارس‎) is a multi-purpose stadium in Benghazi, Libya. Also known as 'Sports City Stadium' It is a part of Benghazi Sports City. It was used mostly for football matches and it also has athletics facilities.

  • Mechili

    Mechili (Arabic: المخيلي‎) is a small village in Cyrenaica, Libya and the site of a former Turkish fort.

  • Martuba Air Base

    Martuba Air Base is a Libyan Air Force (Arabic: القوات الجوية الليبية‎, Berber: Adwas Alibyan Ujnna) base in the Derna District of Libya, located approximately 27 kilometres (17 mi) south-southeast of Derna, 268 kilometres (167 mi) east-northeast of…