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Ben·gha·zi also Ben·ga·si  audio  (bn-gäz, bng-) KEY 

A city of northeast Libya on the Gulf of Sidra. Inhabited since Greek and Roman times, it is a major port and was a capital of Libya from 1951 to 1972. Population: 762,000.



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