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|Weather||31°C, Wind NW at 8 km/h, 30% Humidity|
|Local time||Friday 21:51|
|Population||2. 15 million (2017)|
|Colleges and universities||University of Basrah|
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Basra is an Iraqi city located on the Shatt al-Arab between Kuwait and Iran. It had an estimated population of 2. 5 million in 2012. Basra is also Iraq's main port, although it does not have deep water access, which is handled at the port of Umm Qasr.