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What is the capital city of Morocco?
Rabat. In 16th-18th centuries, Rabat was a reputed corsair haven. The city served as one of the many ports in North Africa for the Barbary pirates. Photo: Tour Hassan (1195), a classic example of Almohad art.
Which country is Tripolitania a part of?
Libya. Tripolitania is a historical region around Tripoli, the capital of Libya.
Which river flows through Khartoum?
Nile. Khartoum is the capital city of Sudan. In Khartoum, the Blue Nile joins with the the White Nile.
Which country borders Israel?
Egypt. Israel borders Egypt in the Sinai Peninsula.
Which country is Cyrenaica a part of?
Libya. Cyraneica is a historical region around the city of Cyrene.
Which country is Kabylia a part of?
Algeria. Kabylia is a region in North Algeria, inhabited by the Kabyle people. Many Kabyles moved to France during 20th century. Today it is estimated that 1,5 million of French citizens have Kabylian roots, including many celebrities such as football players Zinedine Zidane or Karim Benzema.