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Mediterranean port (6 letter answer)
The answer BEIRUT is seen occasionally, appearing about once every 750 puzzles.
Capital on the Mediterranean
1982 war zone
American University locale
Base of a fragrant tree?
Modern capital founded by the Phoenicians
Rough posting for a foreign correspondent
City once divided by the Green Line
BEIRUT as a noun:
1. (Bayrut, Beirut, capital of Lebanon) = capital and largest city of Lebanon; located in western Lebanon on the Mediterranean