Jemaa el-Fnaa

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Coordinates: 31°37′33″N 7°59′22″W / 31.62583°N 7.98944°W / 31.62583; -7.98944

a view after the 2011 bombing

Jamaa el Fna (Arabic: ساحة جامع الفناء saaHat jamaaʻ al-fanâʼ, also Jemaa el-Fnaa, Djema el-Fna or Djemaa el-Fnaa) is a famous square in Old city of Marrakesh, Morocco.

2011 bombings[change | change source]

On April 28, 2011 an explosion originated at the cafe "Aragana" in the square. 17 people were killed while 25 were wounded in the blast. According to local media reports, one source of the blast was a gas pipe.

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