Al Marj


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Al Marj

an ancient town in N Libya: founded in about 550 bc. Pop.: 25 166 (latest est.)
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The third city is: Ptolemais, located north of the modern Al Marj and close to the costal city of Barka (Barce).
According to the statement, the regions near Benghazi, Al Bayda, Derna, Tobruk and Al Marj have fallen under control of local tribes, which oppose the government.
Tens of thousands of people were forced out by the recent developments of the border town of Arsal on the border with Syria to the towns of Qob Elias, Saadnayel, Taanayel, Al Marj, Bar Elias and Baalbek where large numbers of them sleep in the streets and public parks and are in dire need for food, water and shelters.
The first lot will cover 400 Km, from the city of Al Marj to Emsd, on the Egyptian border; the motorway has two lanes in each direction, each 3.
It might have taken 10 thousand Egyptian pounds to bail him out, but young actor Mohammad Ramadan was finally released by the chief prosecutor in Al Marj District, Egypt.
Project Location: From Al Marj, Libya To Marsa Al Brayqah, Sirt, Libya