Qamishli

Qamishli

Qamishli (Arabic: القامشلي‎, Kurdish: Qamişlo‎, Syriac: ܒܝܬ ܙܠܝ̈ܢ‎, translit. Bēṯ Zālīn, lit. 'House of Reeds' or Syriac: ܩܡܫܠܐ‎, translit. Qamishlo), is a city in northeastern Syria on the border with Turkey, adjoining the Turkish city of Nusaybin, and close to Iraq. According to the 2004 census, Qamishli had a population of 184,231.[1] Qamishli is 680 kilometres (420 mi) northeast of Damascus.[2]

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