Khartoum

Khartoum

Khartoum (/kɑːrˈtuːm/ kar-TOOM)[2][3] is the capital and largest city of Sudan and the state of Khartoum. It is located at the confluence of the White Nile, flowing north from Lake Victoria, and the Blue Nile, flowing west from Ethiopia. The location where the two Niles meet is known as "al-Mogran" (المقرن the confluence). The main Nile continues to flow north towards Egypt and the Mediterranean Sea.

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