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Euphrates

river in Asia

The Euphrates is the western of the two rivers that define the borders of Mesopotamia. The other is the Tigris, which joins the Euphrates to form the Shatt-al-Arab and flow into the Persian Gulf.

Euphrates
Ferat (Dîlok - Riha).jpg
Location
Physical characteristics
MouthShatt al Arab
Length2,800 km