Akhtarin

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Akhtarin
أخترين
Town
Akhtarin is located in Syria
Akhtarin
Akhtarin
Coordinates: 36°30′57″N 37°20′11″E / 36.51583°N 37.33639°E / 36.51583; 37.33639
Country  Syria
Governorate Aleppo Governorate
District A'zaz District
Nahiyah Akhtarin
Population (2004 census)[1]
 • Total 5,305
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Akhtarin (Arabic: أخترين‎, Kurdish Axtare) is a town, and subdistrict of the A'zaz District, in northern Syria. It is administratively part of the Aleppo Governorate.

It is located northeast of city of Aleppo, and Mare' is nearby to the southwest.

According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics, Akhtarin had a population of 5,305 in the 2004 census.[1]

Akhtarin Subdistrict (yellow) of the A'zaz District, in the Aleppo Governorate (green).

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