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Brăila

city in Brăila County, Muntenia, Romania

Brăila is a city of Muntenia, in the eastern part of Romania. It is the capital of Brăila County. As of the year 2002, about 216,300 people were living in Brăila. It is Romania's tenth largest city and has a port on the Danube river.

Brăila
Skyline of Brăila
Location of Brăila
Location of Brăila
Country Romania
CountyBrăila County
StatusCounty capital
Government
 • MayorAurel Gabriel Simionescu (Social Democratic Party)
Area
 • City33.2 km2 (12.8 sq mi)
Population
(2007)[1]
 • City210,400
 • Density6,497/km2 (16,830/sq mi)
 • Metro
600,000
 • July 1, 2004
219,496
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Websitehttp://www.primariabraila.ro/

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