Location of Zunqul in Syria

Coordinates: 36°36′30″N 37°50′01″E / 36.6083°N 37.8336°E / 36.6083; 37.8336Coordinates: 36°36′30″N 37°50′01″E / 36.6083°N 37.8336°E / 36.6083; 37.8336
Country  Syria
Governorate Aleppo
District Manbij
Subdistrict Manbij
Population (2004)[1] 1,966
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Geocode C1719

Zunqul (Arabic: زونقل), also spelled Zūnqal, Zounqul or Zornaqal, is a village located 14 kilometers (8.7 mi) northwest of Manbij in northern Syria. In the 2004 census, it had a population of 1,966.[1]

SDF seized the village from ISIL in June 2016.[2]


  1. 1 2 "2004 Census Data for Nahiya Manbij" (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.
  2. "ISIS Developing Counter Attacks against SDF and Syrian Army in Raqqa and Aleppo Provinces". SouthFront.org. 21 June 2016.
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