The modern city of Benghazi is situated on the eastern side of the Gulf of Sirt; it is Libya’s second largest city after Tripoli. Although its history dates back to an ancient Greek settlement, today’s city is mostly a post war development and shows little of its ancient heritage. The North African territory of Cyrenaica, now encompassing modern Libya, was colonized by Greeks in the 6th century BC. They established such splendid cities as Cyrene which became a bastion of Hellenized culture in North Africa. View more
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