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Al-Safira Destrict

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Al-Safira (Arabic: السفيرة‎ / ALA-LC: as-Safīrah) is a Sirie destrict (mantiqah) admeenistratively belangin tae Aleppo Govrenorate. At the 2004 Census it haed a population of 178,293. Its admeenistrative centre is the ceety o Al-Safira.

The main touns are as-Safira an Khanaser. The main economic activity is agricultur. Syne auncient times, as-Safira wis a fertile aurie whare grains an ither crops wur harvestit.

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The destrict o as-Safira is dividit intae fower sub-destricts or Nāḥiyas (population accordin tae 2004 offeecial census):

  • Al-Safira nahiyah (ناحية السفيرة): population 132,658.[1]
  • Khanasir nahiyah (ناحية خناصر): population 17,618.[2]
  • Banan nahiyah (ناحية بنان): population 17,193.[3]
  • Al-Hajib nahiyah (ناحية الحاجب): population 10,408.[4]

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