Middle Juba

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Middle Juba
Jubbada Dhexe
Region
Location in Somalia.
Location in Somalia.
Coordinates: 0°59′N 42°39′E / 0.983°N 42.650°E / 0.983; 42.650Coordinates: 0°59′N 42°39′E / 0.983°N 42.650°E / 0.983; 42.650
Country

 Somalia

Capital Bu'aale
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Middle Juba (Somali: Jubbada Dhexe, Arabic: جوبا الأوسط‎) is an administrative region (gobol) in southern Somalia.[1] With its capital at Bu'aale, it is located in the autonomous Jubaland region.

Middle Juba is bordered by the Somali regions of Gedo, Bay, Lower Shebelle (Shabellaha Hoose), Lower Juba (Jubbada Hoose), and the Indian Ocean. The region is named after the Jubba River that runs through it.

Districts[edit]

Middle Juba consists of three districts:[2]

Major towns[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Somalia". The World Factbook. Langley, Virginia: Central Intelligence Agency. Retrieved 6 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "Middle Juba Region". Retrieved 30 December 2013. 

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