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Title: Mudug  
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Subject: Administrative divisions of Somalia, States and regions of Somalia, Puntland, Nugal, Somalia, Galmudug
Collection: Mudug, Regions of Somalia
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A residential area in Galkayo.
A residential area in Galkayo.
Location in Somalia.
Location in Somalia.
Country  Somalia
Capital Galkayo
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Mudug (Somali: Mudug, Arabic: مدق‎) is an administrative region (gobol) in north-central Somalia.[1]


  • Overview 1
  • Districts 2
  • Major towns 3
  • Notes 4
  • External links 5


It is bordered by the Ogaden, the Somali regions of Nugal and Galguduud, and the Indian Ocean. The provincial capital is Galkayo.


The Mudug region consists of five districts:[2]

Major towns


  1. ^ "Somalia". The World Factbook. Langley, Virginia: Central Intelligence Agency. Retrieved 6 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "Mudug Region" (PDF). Retrieved 30 January 2014. 

External links

  • Administrative map of Mudug

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