Arida, Lebanon


Arida (Arabic: العريضة) is a village in northern Lebanon, on the Syrian border, which is formed by the mouth of the Nahr al-Kabir al-Janoubi. It is located in the Akkar District of the Akkar Governorate.[1] Its inhabitants are Sunni Muslims.[2] The Arida Border Crossing is the coastal border crossing between Lebanon and Syria.

Arida

العريضة
Arida
Location in Lebanon
Coordinates: 34°38′00″N 35°58′40″E
Country Lebanon
GovernorateAkkar
DistrictAkkar
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
  Summer (DST)+3

References


  1. "Aarida". Localiban. Localiban. 2006-06-24. Retrieved 2017-11-26.
  2. "Municipal and ikhtariyah elections in northern Lebanon" (PDF). The Monthly (92): 22. March 2019.