Ayn al-Arab District
`Ayn al-`Arab District (Arabic: عين العرب and Kurdish: Kobanê / ALA-LC: ‘Ayn al-‘Arab) is a Syrian district (mantiqah) administratively within the Aleppo Governorate. It fills the northeastern section of the governorate, and its northern boundary is along the Syria–Turkey border.
The District of Ayn al-Arab is divided into 4 sub-districts or Nāḥiyas (population according to 2004 official census):
- Ayn al-Arab nahiyah (ناحية عين العرب): population 81,424.
- Shuyukh Tahtani nahiyah (ناحية شيوخ تحتاني): population 43,861.
- Sarrin nahiyah (ناحية صرّين): population 69,931.
- Al-Jalabiyah nahiyah (ناحية الجلبية) (part of the Sarrin nahiyah until 2009).
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