Lahij Governorate

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Lahij
لحج
Governorate
Lahij in Yemen.svg
Country Republic of Yemen
Seat Lahij
Government
 • Governor Ahmed Abdallah al-Turki[1] (Southern Transitional Council)
Area
 • Total 15,210 km2 (5,870 sq mi)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 875,000
 • Density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)

Lahij (Arabic: لحجLaḥiǧ) is a governorate of Yemen.

In 2015, the Governorate was subject to the Lahij insurgency, which was part of the Yemeni Civil War.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://english.alarabiya.net/en/News/gulf/2017/12/24/Yemeni-President-reshuffles-government-appoints-five-new-ministers.html
  2. ^ "Statistical Yearbook 2011". Central Statistical Organisation. Retrieved 24 February 2013.

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Coordinates: 13°03′N 44°53′E / 13.050°N 44.883°E / 13.050; 44.883