Matrouh Governorate

Matruh (Arabic محافظة مطروح Muhafazat Matruh, DMG Muhafazat Matruh ) is a governorate in Egypt with 322 341 inhabitants and is located in the northern part of the Libyan Desert.

It is bordered to the north by the Mediterranean, on the east by the provinces of Alexandria, al - Buhaira and al - Giza, on the south by the Government al - New Valley and Libya to the west. The administrative center is Marsa Matruh.