Têwo County

Têwo County (Chinese: 迭部县; pinyin: Diébù Xiàn; Tibetan: ཐེ་བོ་རྫོངWylie: the bo rdzong, THL: Têwo Zong) is an administrative district in Gansu, the People's Republic of China. It is one of 58 counties of Gansu. It is part of the Gannan Prefecture. Its postal code is 747400, and in 1999 its population was 55,568 people.

The Lazikou Pass, a mountain pass of strategical significance during the Long March, is located in Têwo County.

Location of T%C3%AAwo within Gansu (China)
Têwo (pink) within Gannan Prefecture (yellow) within Gansu (grey)

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Coordinates: 34°00′N 103°33′E / 34.000°N 103.550°E

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