Fursan, Syria


Location of Fursan in Syria

Coordinates: 36°43′36″N 37°42′22″E / 36.7267°N 37.7061°E / 36.7267; 37.7061Coordinates: 36°43′36″N 37°42′22″E / 36.7267°N 37.7061°E / 36.7267; 37.7061
Country  Syria
Governorate Aleppo
District Jarabulus
Subdistrict Ghandoura
Population (2004)[1] 565
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Geocode C2252

Fursan (Arabic: الفرسان) is a village in northern Aleppo Governorate, northwestern Syria. Administratively belonging to Nahiya Ghandoura in Jarabulus District, the village has a population of 565 as per the 2004 census.[1] It is located midway between al-Rai and Jarabulus, at the eastern banks of Sajur Lake. Nearby localities include Arab Azzah to the north and Lilawa to the southeast.


  1. 1 2 "2004 Census Data for Nahiya Ghandoura" (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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