Erbil

Erbil

Erbil (Kurdish: ھەولێر‎, Hawler; Arabic: أربيل‎, Arbīl), also spelled Arbil or Irbil, is the capital and largest city of Kurdistan Region in northern Iraq. It is located approximately 350 kilometres (220 miles) north of Baghdad. It has about 850 thousand inhabitants[1] and its governorate had a permanent population of 2,009,367 as of 2015[update].[2]

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