Al Aziziyah

Al Aziziyah

(äl äzēzē`yä) or

Azizia

(ăzĭzē`ä), town, NW Libya, near Tripoli. It is a major trade center of the Jifarah plain. Al Aziziyah was long considered to have recorded the highest shade temperature on earth, 136°F; (57.8°C;), in 1922, but that record was disqualified in 2012 by the World Meteorological Organizaton.
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A man was handed over to the security authorities after the Ministry of Environment found him illegally keeping a chimpanzee at his house in the Al Aziziyah area of Doha with the intention of selling it.
The mosques are in Muaither, Rawdat Qdeem, Al Aziziyah, Shehaniyyah, Industrial Area, Al Waab, Umm Sanim, Hasm Al Markhiyah and Al Wajbah.
The first areas to benefit from this upgrade started with Al Aziziyah, Al Rayyan, Murayk, Salwa Road, Bin Omran, Forousiya and Industrial Area.
The sheer density of developments around the Haram are pushing larger developments outwards and Al Aziziyah is considered a prime district for future intake of more hospitality supply and that's where One to One hotels are going to be located.
This will be the first Holiday Inn on the pilgrimage route and will be located in Al Aziziyah area near the city's business centre.
The executive reveals that the company is now planning its next project in Al Aziziyah.
Upgradation of complete HVAC system at Al Aziziyah pumping station of EPWTS Ph-1 Project.
Later, an armed reconnaissance patrol identified and destroyed an armed truck at Al Aziziyah near Tripoli.
Wild rumours flew around Tripoli: He's holed up in a network of tunnels linking the Rixos hotel, his Bab Al Aziziyah compound and the sea.
A leader among the Libyan rebels on Thursday, said that Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, had taken refuge with his children in a building not far from his Bab al Aziziyah headquarters in Tripoli.
Battles continued to rage in Tripoli yesterday, with troops loyal to despot Gaddafi firing rockets into his now rebelheld Bab al Aziziyah compound in the al-Mansoura area and close to the Rixos hotel, where foreigners are staying.