Tell Abyad

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Tal Abyad (Arabic: تل أبيضTal Abyaḍ) is a Syrian town located along the Balikh River and administratively belonging to Ar-Raqqah Governorate. It has a population of 12,490. It forms a divided city with Akçakale in Turkey and there is a border crossing.

Coordinates: 36°41′51″N 38°57′24″E / 36.69750°N 38.95667°E / 36.69750; 38.95667