The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a mining settlement in western Morocco. Population in 1960, 6,400. There is mining of iron ore (about 150,000 tons in 1965) with 43 percent metal content. Aït-Amar is on a branch line of the Oued-Zem-Casablanca railroad.
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