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Full nameAl-Hasakah
Native nameالحسكة
GovernorateAl-Hasakah Governorate
DistrictAl-Hasakah District
Total Population81809 (2007)
Other information
Time zoneEET (UTC+2)
- Summer (DST)+3 (UTC)
Area code52|52

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Al-Hasakah ( , , , ) is the capital city of the Al-Hasakah Governorate and is located in the far north-east corner of Syria. Al-Hasakah has the second highest population in the governorate, 81,809, with the majority being Christian ethnic Assyrians/Syriacs, the Muslims in the city are mainly Kurds and Arabs. The Khabur River runs through Al-Hasakah and the rest of the governorate.

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