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Governorate or Ubari Governorate was one of the governorates (muhafazah) of Libya from 1963 to 1973. Its capital was the town of Ubari. It was created out of the southwestern part of Fezzan. In 1973 the
Governorate was merged into an altered Sabha Governorate.
(; ) is a Berber-speaking oasis town and the capital of the Wadi al Hayaa District, in the Fezzan region of southwestern Libya. It is in the Idehan Ubari, a Libyan section of the Sahara Desert. It was the capital of the former "Baladiyah" (district) called
, in the southwest of the country.
The Ubari Desert, Idehan Ubari, Idehan
or Ubari Erg is an erg in the hyper-arid Fezzan region of southwestern Libya with a surface of approximately 58,000 km². The area of the Ubari desert has been traditionally inhabited by Tuareg people.
The Idehan Ubari is named after the town of Ubari or
, a Berber-speaking oasis town and the capital of the Wadi al Hayaa District in the area. Like the Idehan Marzuq further south, the Idehan Ubari is part of the greater Sahara Desert.
Fezzan was a province under the Ottoman Turks and Italy, and a province ("wilayah") or governorate ("muhafazah") of independent Libya (alongside Tripolitania and Cyrenaica) until 1963. With the introduction of the new administrative division of Libya in 1963, Fezzan was abolished as an independent administrative unit and was divided into the muhafazat (governorates) of
and Sabha. In 1983, these administrative divisions were abolished in favour of smaller districts or "baladiyah". The Baladiyat-system was reorganized in 1987 and was replaced in 1995 by the "Sha'biyat"-system.
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