El Aioun, Mauritania

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El Aioun
Commune and town
El Aioun is located in Mauritania
El Aioun
El Aioun
Location in Mauritania
Coordinates: 15°33′0″N 11°11′2″W / 15.55000°N 11.18389°W / 15.55000; -11.18389
Country  Mauritania
Region Hodh Ech Chargui
Government
 • Mayor Bah O/ Sid’Ahmed
Population (2013 census)
 • Commune and town 24,199
 • Metro 65,237
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

Aioun or El Aioun is a town and commune in the Hodh Ech Chargui Region of southern Mauritania near the border with Mali. It has a population of 24,199[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Collectivités urbaines à vocation agricole, pastorale ou agropastorale". République Islamique de Mauritanie:Communes de Mauritanie. Retrieved January 14, 2009. 

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Coordinates: 15°33′0″N 11°11′2″W / 15.55000°N 11.18389°W / 15.55000; -11.18389