Ras al-Ayn District
Ras al-Ayn District (Arabic: منطقة رأس العين) is a Syrian district (mantiqah) administratively belonging to Al-Hasakah Governorate. At the 2004 census it had a population of 177,150. Its regional centre is the city of Ras al-Ayn. It is populated by Arabs, Kurds and Assyrians.
The district of Ras al-Ayn is divided into 3 sub-districts or Nāḥiyas (population according to 2004 official census):
- Ras al-Ayn nahiyah (ناحية رأس العين): population 121,536.
- Al-Darbasiyah nahiyah (ناحية الدرباسية): population 55,614.
- Abu Rasain nahiyah (ناحية أبو راسين).
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