Tall Battal

Tall Battal
تل بطال
Tall Battal

Location of Tall Battal in Syria

Coordinates: 36°30′01″N 37°26′21″E / 36.5003°N 37.4392°E / 36.5003; 37.4392Coordinates: 36°30′01″N 37°26′21″E / 36.5003°N 37.4392°E / 36.5003; 37.4392
Country  Syria
Governorate Aleppo
District Azaz
Subdistrict Akhtarin
Occupation Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant
Elevation 539 m (1,768 ft)
Population (2004)[1] 656
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Geocode C1601

Tall Battal (Arabic: تل بطال, translit. Tall Baţţāl), also spelled Til Betal or Tal Bital, is a village in northern Aleppo Governorate, northwestern Syria. Situated in the northern Aqil mountains, bordering the Queiq Plain to the west, it is located halfway between al-Rai and al-Bab, about 40 kilometres (25 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 Tall Jurji 5 km (3.1 mi) to the east, and Qar Kalbin 3 km (1.9 mi) to the west on the Queiq Plain. In the 2004 census, Tall Battal had a population of 656.[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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