The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a city in northeastern Mozambique, capital of Cabo Delgado District; located at the entrance to Pemba Bay. Population, 25,000 (1967). Porto Amélia has fish- and cashew-processing plants.
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