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Harar

Harar (var. Gey, Hārer, Harer;) is an eastern city in Ethiopia, formerly the capital of Harergey and now the capital of the modern Harari ethno-political division (or kilil) of Ethiopia. The city is located on a hilltop, in the eastern extension of the Ethiopian highlands about five hundred kilometers from Addis Ababa with an elevation of 1,885 meters.

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Harar Brewery
... Harar Brewery is a brewery located in Harar, Ethiopia. ...
Arthur Rimbaud And Modern Culture - Life - Abyssinia (1880–1891)
... in the Bardey agency, going on to run the firm's agency in Harar, Ethiopia ... become a merchant on his own account in Harar, where his commercial dealings notably included coffee and weapons ... In this period, he struck up a close friendship with the Governor of Harar, Ras Makonnen, father of future Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie ...
Notable People From Harar
... Adal Sultanate Nur ibn Mujahid, Emir of Harar 'Abd Allah II ibn 'Ali 'Abd ash-Shakur, Last Emir of Harar Abdullah al-Harari, Leader of Ahbash Movement ...
'Abd Allah II Ibn 'Ali 'Abd Ash-Shakur
... as Amir Hajji 'Abdu'llahi II ibn 'Ali 'Abdu's Shakur, was the last Emir of Harar from 1884 (or 1885, various sources carry various dates) to January 26, 1887, when the state was terminated ... To secure his hold on the emirate of Harar, his father had married 'Abd Allah to the daughter of Ahmad III ibn Abu Bakr, his predecessor ... When the Egyptians evacuated Harar, 'Abd Allah became the logical choice to rule Harar, and was given "a few hundred soldiers trained by one of the British officers, 300 to 400 rifles, some cannon, and ...
Apostolic Vicariate Of Harar
... The Apostolic Vicariate of Harar (Latin Vicariatus Apostolicus Hararensis) is a Roman Catholic apostolic vicariate located in the city of Harar in Ethiopia ...