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Groningen is a city in the north of the Netherlands. It is the capital of the province of Groningen. It has about 190,000 inhabitants and a university, called the University of Groningen.

Since 2019, Haren and Ten Boer have been part of the municipality of Groningen.

Well-known people

  • Pete Hoekstra (born 1953), former U.S. ambassador to the Netherlands

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