|• Mayor||Hazal Aras (BDP)|
|• Kaymakam||Ali Arıkan|
|• District||1,290.67 km2 (498.33 sq mi)|
|Elevation||1,925 m (6,316 ft)|
|• District density||35/km2 (91/sq mi)|
Diyadin (Armenian: Տատէոն (Latin transliteration: Tatēon); Kurdish: Giyadîn) is a district of Ağrı Province of Turkey, at the foot of Mount Tendürek, a high peak in the Aladağlar range that stands between Ağrı and the north shore of Lake Van. The mayor is Hazal Aras (BDP).
Places of interest
- The Meya caves
- The hot-springs
- "Area of regions (including lakes), km²". Regional Statistics Database. Turkish Statistical Institute. 2002. Retrieved 2013-03-05.
- "Population of province/district centers and towns/villages by districts - 2012". Address Based Population Registration System (ABPRS) Database. Turkish Statistical Institute. Retrieved 2013-02-27.
- Prothero, W.G. (1920). Armenia and Kurdistan. London: H.M. Stationery Office. p. 72.
- Diyadin (in Turkish)
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