Yên Bái

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Yên Bái
Thành phố Yên Bái
Provincial city
Yên Bái is located in Vietnam
Yên Bái
Yên Bái
Location of in Vietnam
Coordinates: 21°42′N 104°52′E / 21.700°N 104.867°E / 21.700; 104.867
Country  Vietnam
Province Yên Bái
Area
 • Total 106.78 km2 (41.23 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total 99,850
 • Density 935.1/km2 (2,422/sq mi)

Yên Bái (About this sound listen) is a city in Vietnam. It is the capital of Yên Bái Province, in the north-east region of Vietnam. As of 2015 the district had a population of 99,850.[1] Population calculating of Vietnam Goverment.[1]

On 9 February 1930, part of the 4th Regiment of Tonkinese Rifles stationed at Yen Bai mutinied against their French officers in the Yên Bái mutiny. They were suppressed by loyal troops from the same unit. This incident led to widespread disturbances against French rule across northeastern Vietnam during 1930-31.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Official Website of Yen Bai Province". Vietnam Goverment. Retrieved December 31, 2015. 

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Coordinates: 21°42′N 104°52′E / 21.700°N 104.867°E / 21.700; 104.867