Tell Tawil, al-Hasakah Governorate

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Tell Tawil

تل طويل

Bani Roumta
Tell Tawil is located in Syria
Tell Tawil
Tell Tawil
Location of Tell Tawil in Syria
Coordinates: 36°39′48″N 40°17′3″E / 36.66333°N 40.28417°E / 36.66333; 40.28417Coordinates: 36°39′48″N 40°17′3″E / 36.66333°N 40.28417°E / 36.66333; 40.28417
Country Syria
SubdistrictTell Tamer
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Tell Tawil (Arabic: تل طويل‎), also known as Bani Roumta (بني رومتا), is a village near Tell Tamer in western al-Hasakah Governorate, northeastern Syria. Administratively it belongs to the Nahiya Tell Tamer.

The village is inhabited by Assyrians belonging to the Assyrian Church of the East.[2] At the 2004 census, it had a population of 669.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "2004 Census Data for Nahiya Tell Tamer" (in Arabic). Syrian Central Bureau of Statistics. Also available in English: UN OCHA. "2004 Census Data". Humanitarian Data Exchange.
  2. ^ Fernandez, Alberto M. (1998). "Dawn at Tell Tamer: The Assyrian Christian Survival on the Khabur River" (PDF). Journal of Assyrian Academic Studies. 12 (1): 34–47.