Mahkan (Arabic: محكان) is a Syrian town located in Mayadin District, Deir ez-Zor. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Mahkan had a population of 10,086 in the 2004 census. During Syria Civil war, Mahkan was occupied by ISIS and was captured by Syrian Army on 23 October 2017.
Location in Syria
|Coordinates: 34°58′28″N 40°29′8″E|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (EET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+3 (EEST)|
|City Qrya Pcode||C5174|
- "General Census of Population 2004". Retrieved 2018-05-05.
- "No safe place for ISIS on the Euphrates as Syrian Army drives south at full speed". Retrieved 2018-05-05.