Location of Sosyan in Syria

Coordinates: 36°26′06″N 37°26′31″E / 36.435°N 37.4419°E / 36.435; 37.4419Coordinates: 36°26′06″N 37°26′31″E / 36.435°N 37.4419°E / 36.435; 37.4419
Country  Syria
Governorate Aleppo
District al-Bab
Subdistrict al-Bab
Population (2004)[1] 1,452
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Geocode C1187

Sosyan (Arabic: حزوان) is a village in northern Aleppo Governorate, northwestern Syria. Located in the Aqil mountains, some 25 kilometres (16 mi) northeast of the city of Aleppo and 9 km (5.6 mi) northwest of al-Bab, it is administratively part of Nahiya al-Bab of al-Bab District. Nearby localities include Hezwan 4 km (2.5 mi) to the southwest and Qubbet Elsheikh 7 km (4.3 mi) to the northeast. In the 2004 census, Sosyan had a population of 1,452.[1]


  1. 1 2 "2004 Census Data for Nahiya al-Bab" (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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