Khanaqin District

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Khanaqin District
District
Districts of the Sulaymaniyah Governorate (in 2015) according to Kurdistan Region Statistics Office web site.[1]
Districts of the Sulaymaniyah Governorate (in 2015) according to Kurdistan Region Statistics Office web site.[1]
Country  Iraq
Governorate Diyala Governorate
Seat Khanaqin
Area
 • Total 3,512 km2 (1,356 sq mi)
Population (2003)[2][3]
 • Total 175,000
Time zone AST (UTC+3)
Districts of the Diyala Governorate

Khanaqin District (Kurdish: Xanaqîn), (Arabic: خانقين)is a disputed territory in Northern Iraq. Currently within Diyala Governorate.

The Alwand River runs through Khanaqin District before joining the Diyala River.

The district population was estimated to be 175,000.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.krso.net/Default.aspx?page=category&c=sule
  2. ^ a b "Khanaqin, Iraq". Encyclopædia Britannica Online. Retrieved 2 December 2016. 
  3. ^ NGO Co-ordination Committee.

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