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Saladin Governorate
Location of Saladin Governorate
Country  Iraq
Capital Tikrit
Governor Ammar Jabr Al-Jubouri
 • Total 24,751 km2 (9,556 sq mi)
Population (2018)
 • Total 1,595,235
Official language(s) Arabic
HDI (2017) 0.659

Salah ad Din (Arabic: صلاح الدين) is a province in north of Iraq. The province has an area of 24,751 km². The capital is Tikrit where Saddam Hussein was born and 1,147,000 people live in the province. The majority population is Sunni. In 2011, the province declared semi-autonomy.

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