Mergasor District

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Mergasor District
قەزای مێرگەسۆر
Qezayê Mêrgesor
Districts of Erbil Governorate (as of 2012)
Districts of Erbil Governorate (as of 2012)
Country  Iraq
Autonomous region  Kurdistan
Governorate Erbil Governorate
Seat Mergasor
Time zone UTC+3 (AST)

Mergasor District (Arabic: قضاء ميركسور‎) is a district in northern Erbil Governorate in the Northern Iraqi Kurdistan Region. Administrative center is the city of Mergasor.

The district encompasses the five subdistricts Barzan, Goratu, Ble, Piran and Shirawan Mezn, with a total of 67 villages. It is located in the north of Erbil Governorate, close to the Iranian and the Turkish border.[1][2]