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Gharyan Destination Guide

Delve into Gharyan in Libya!

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Gharyan in the region of Sha‘bīyat al Jabal al Gharbī with it's 85,219 residents is a place located in Libya - some 50 mi (or 80 km) South of Tripoli, the country's capital.

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Local time in Gharyan is now 04:16 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Tripoli" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Zuwarah, Wisadan, Tripoli, Surt, Qaryat Nabukar or Birkirkara. While being here, you might want to check out Taghrinnah, Tabalut, Sadrus, Qaryat Marwan, Qaryat al Mayamin and Al Ya'aqib as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Interesting facts about this location

Gharyan District

Gharyan District or Garian District was one of the districts of Libya. It was located in the northwest part of the country and its capital was Gharyan. Under the 2007 reorganization of districts, it became part of Jabal al Gharbi District. Gharyan District was governed by a district congress which had ten committees that conducted day-to-day management and oversight.

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Located at 32.17, 13.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
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Battle of Gharyan

The Battle of Gharyan was a battle in the Libyan civil war between rebel anti-Gaddafi forces and forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi for control of the Tripolitanian city of Gharyan located at the Eastern edge of the Nafusa Mountains.

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Located at 32.17, 13.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
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Jafara or Al Jfara is one of the districts of Libya, in the historical region of Tripolitania. Its capital and largest city is 'Aziziya. Jafara borders the following districts: Tripoli - northeast Jabal al Gharbi - south Zawiya - west From 2001 to 2007, Jafara District consisted of twenty Basic People's Congresses (BPCs). In 2007 it was enlarged by the addition of four BPCs from Tarabulus District (Tripoli), and presently consists of twenty-four Basic People's Congresses.

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Located at 32.17, 13.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Libya, Tripolitania