Mhambal, Mahambel

Location in Syria

Coordinates: 35°47′2″N 36°28′10″E / 35.78389°N 36.46944°E / 35.78389; 36.46944
Country  Syria
Governorate Idlib
District Ariha
Subdistrict Muhambal
Population (2004)
  Total 4,970
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Muhambal (Arabic: محمبل, also spelled Mhambal or Mahambel) is a town in northwestern Syria, administratively part of the Ariha District of the Idlib Governorate. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics, Muhambal had a population of 4,970 in the 2004 census. It is the administrative center of the Muhambal Subdistrict, which contained 21 localities with a collective population of 27,089 in 2004.[1] Nearby localities include Jisr al-Shughur, Bishlamun and Bizit to the west, Juzif to the south, al-Rami to the east, and Ayn Shib to the north.


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