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Hasakah Governorate

محافظة الحسكة
Map of Syria with Al-Hasakah highlighted
Map of Syria with Al-Hasakah highlighted
Country  Syria
Capital Al-Hasakah
Manatiq (Districts) 4
Area
 • Total 23,334 km2 (9,009 sq mi)
Population
 (31/12/2011)
 • Total 1,512,000
 • Density 64.798/km2 (167.83/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+3 (EEST)
ISO 3166 code SY-HA
Main language(s) Arabic, Kurdish, Syriac, Assyrian Neo-Aramaic, Armenian
Ethnicities Kurds, Arabs, Assyrians, Armenians & Yazidis

Al-Hasakah Governorate (Arabic: محافظة الحسكة‎, romanized: Muḥāfaẓat al-Ḥasakah , Kurdish: Parêzgeha Hesîçe, Classical Syriac: ܗܘܦܪܟܝܐ ܕܚܣܟܗ‎, romanized: Huparkiyo d'Ḥasake , also known as Classical Syriac: ܓܙܪܬܐ‎, romanized: Gozarto ) is one of the fourteen governorates of Syria. Its capital is Al-Hasakah.

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