Abu Qilqil

Abu Qilqil
أبو قلقل
Abu Qilqil

Location of Abu Qilqil in Syria

Coordinates: 36°26′09″N 38°05′35″E / 36.4358°N 38.0931°E / 36.4358; 38.0931Coordinates: 36°26′09″N 38°05′35″E / 36.4358°N 38.0931°E / 36.4358; 38.0931
Country  Syria
Governorate Aleppo
District Manbij
Subdistrict Abu Qilqil
Population (2004)[1] 2,742
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Geocode C1798
Abu Qilqil is the administrative center of Nahiya Abu Qilqil of the Manbij District.

Abu Qilqil (Arabic: أبو قلقل, also transliterated Abu Qalqal) is a town in the northeastern Aleppo Governorate, northwestern Syria. The village is located some 10 km (6.2 mi) to the northwest of the Tishreen Dam on the Tishreen Plain, part of the larger Manbij Plain. Nearby localities include district center Manbij 16 km (9.9 mi) to the northwest. In the 2004 census, it had a population of 2,742.[1]


  1. 1 2 "2004 Census Data for Nahiya Abu Qilqil" (in Arabic). Syrian Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 15 October 2015. Also available in English: UN OCHA. "2004 Census Data". Humanitarian Data Exchange. Retrieved 4 December 2015.
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