Misrata Destrict

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Misrata (مصراته)
Destrict
Kintra  Libie
Capital Misrata
Population 550,938 (2006) [1]
Map o Libie wi Misrata destrict heichlichtit

Misrata (Arabic: مصراتهMişrātah, Libyan Arabic: Məşrātah), an aa spelt Misurata or Misratah, is a sha'biyah (destrict) in northwastren Libie. Its caipital is the ceety o Misrata.

In 2007 the deestrict wis enlairged tae include wha haed been the Bani Walid Destrict an the northmaist strip o coast o the Gulf o Sidra, that frae 2001 tae 2007 haed been pairt o the Sirte Destrict.[2]

Pre-2007 extent o Misrata Destrict


Borders[eedit | eedit soorce]

In the north an east, Misrata haes a shoreline on the Mediterranean Sea. On land, it borders the follaein destricts:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Districts of Libya". statoids.com. Retrieved 27 October 2009. 
  2. شعبيات الجماهيرية العظمى– Sha'biyat of Great Jamahiriya, accessed 10 May 2009, in Arabic

Coordinates: 31°30′N 14°30′E / 31.500°N 14.500°E / 31.500; 14.500