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Full nameSkikda
Native nameسكيكدة
Native name langar
Settlement typeCity
Total Population152355 (1998)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneCET (UTC+01)
Postal code21000

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Skikda ( ) is a city in north eastern Algeria and a port on the Gulf of Stora, the ancient Sinus Numidicus. It was known as Philippeville until the end of the Algerian War of Independence in 1962. It is the capital of Skikda Province and Skikda District.

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