Jijel

Jijel

Jijel (Arabic: جيجل‎, formerly known as Ighil Gili[citation needed] or Djidjelli) is the capital of Jijel Province in north-eastern Algeria. It is flanked by the Mediterranean Sea in the region of Corniche Jijelienne, and has a 2008 census population of 131,513 inhabitants.

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