Fuqaha, Libya

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Fuqaha
الفقهاء
Town
Fuqaha is located in Libya
Fuqaha
Fuqaha
Location in Libya
Coordinates: 27°50′N 16°21′E / 27.833°N 16.350°E / 27.833; 16.350Coordinates: 27°50′N 16°21′E / 27.833°N 16.350°E / 27.833; 16.350
Country  Libya
Region Fezzan
District Jufra
Time zone UTC + 2

Fuqaha or El-Foqaha (Arabic: الفقهاء‎) is a spring-fed town in central Libya, 200 km by road south of Sokna, on the western edge of the great central Haruj volcano and lava field. It was one of the last holdouts of loyalists in the 2011 Libyan civil war.