Foussana

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Foussana
Foussana is located in Tunisia
Foussana
Foussana
Location in Tunisia
Coordinates: 35°20′51″N 8°37′47″E / 35.34750°N 8.62972°E / 35.34750; 8.62972Coordinates: 35°20′51″N 8°37′47″E / 35.34750°N 8.62972°E / 35.34750; 8.62972
Country  Tunisia
Governorate Kasserine Governorate
Area
 • City 363.9 sq mi (942.4 km2)
Population (2004)
 • City 41,249[1]
 • Urban 5,622
 • Metro 35,627
Time zone CET (UTC1)
Website Foussana Official Website

Foussana (Arabic: فوسانة‎) is a town and commune in the Kasserine Governorate, Tunisia. As of 2004 it had a total population of 41249; in 5622 the urban area and 35627 in the rural.[2]

Geography[edit]

Foussana is located in the west of Kasserine Governorate, in the border with Algeria.

History[edit]

The city was established in April 18, 1975.

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