Qar Kalbin

Qar Kalbin
قعر كلبين
Qar Kalbin

Location of Qar Kalbin in Syria

Coordinates: 36°30′06″N 37°24′27″E / 36.5017°N 37.4075°E / 36.5017; 37.4075Coordinates: 36°30′06″N 37°24′27″E / 36.5017°N 37.4075°E / 36.5017; 37.4075
Country  Syria
Governorate Aleppo
District Azaz
Subdistrict Akhtarin
Occupation Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant
Elevation 497 m (1,631 ft)
Population (2004)[1] 618
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Geocode C1616

Qar Kalbin (Arabic: قعر كلبين, translit. Qa‘r Kalbīn; Kurdish: Qar Kelbîn) is a village in northern Aleppo Governorate, northwestern Syria. Situated on the eastern edge of the Queiq Plain, bordering the northern Aqil mountains, it is located 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) east of Akhtarin, some 35 km (22 mi) northeast of the city of Aleppo, and 15 km (9.3 mi) south of the border to the Turkish province of Kilis.

Administratively the village belongs to Nahiya Akhtarin in A'zaz District. Nearby localities include Aq Burhan 2 km (1.2 mi) to the west, and Tall Battal 3 km (1.9 mi) in the Aqil mountains. In the 2004 census, Qar Kalbin had a population of 618.[1]


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