|Region of Mauritania|
|• Total||36,600 km2 (14,100 sq mi)|
|• Density||6.8/km2 (18/sq mi)|
Assaba (Arabic: ولاية العصابة) is a region in southern Mauritania. Its capital is Kifa. Other major cities/towns include Guerou. The region borders the Mauritanian regions of Brakna and Tagant to the north, the Mauritanian region of Hodh El Gharbi to the east, Mali to the south, and the Mauritanian regions of Gorgol and Guidimaka to the west.
Assaba is divided into 5 departments:
- Regions of Mauritania. Statoids.com
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