Akre District

Akre District (Kurdish: قەزای ئاکرێ, romanized: Qezay Akrê,[1] Arabic: قضاء عقرة) is a district in Duhok Governorate, Kurdistan Region.[2][3] The administrative center is the city of Akre.

Akre District
قەزای ئاکرێ
قضاء عقرة
Location of Akre in Iraq
Akre (Iraq)
Coordinates (Akre): 36°44′29″N 43°53′36″E / 36.741389°N 43.893333°E / 36.741389; 43.893333Coordinates: 36°44′29″N 43°53′36″E / 36.741389°N 43.893333°E / 36.741389; 43.893333
Country Iraq
Autonomous Region Kurdistan Region
GovernorateDuhok Governorate
SeatAkre
Time zoneUTC+3 (AST)
Area code+964 62

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "قەزای ئاکرێ .. رەوشی خزمەتگوزارییەکان". Kurdistan24 (in Kurdish). Retrieved 24 December 2019.
  2. ^ Maisel, Sebastian (2018-06-30). The Kurds: An Encyclopedia of Life, Culture, and Society. ABC-CLIO. ISBN 9781440842573.
  3. ^ Hiltermann, Joost R.; East, Human Rights Watch/Middle; Watch (Organization), Middle East; Watch (Organization), Human Rights (1994). Bureaucracy of Repression: The Iraqi Government in Its Own Words. Human Rights Watch. ISBN 9781564321275.