Haselünne

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Haselünne
Coat of arms of Haselünne
Coat of arms
Haselünne   is located in Germany
Haselünne
Haselünne
Coordinates: 52°40′N 7°28′E / 52.667°N 7.467°E / 52.667; 7.467Coordinates: 52°40′N 7°28′E / 52.667°N 7.467°E / 52.667; 7.467
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Emsland
Government
 • Mayor Werner Schräer (CDU)
Area
 • Total 159.2 km2 (61.5 sq mi)
Elevation 20 m (70 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 12,656
 • Density 79/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 49740
Dialling codes 0 59 61
Vehicle registration EL
Website www.haseluenne.de

Haselünne is a town in Lower Saxony, Germany, in the district of Emsland. It is situated on the river Hase, approx. 15 km east of Meppen.

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Sons and daughters of the city[edit]

  • Friedrich Berentzen (1928-2009), entrepreneur (Berentzen)
  • Said Bahaji (born 1975), alleged Islamic terrorist and presumed member of the Hamburg terror cell who participated in the terrorist attacks on 11 September 2001
  • Jens Robben (born 1983), soccer player

Personalities who have worked in this city[edit]

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