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The 18 July 2012 Damascus bombing refers to the bombing of the National Security headquarters in Rawda Square, Damascus, killing and injuring a number of top military and security officials of Bashar ...
Rawda Square
36°16′58.15″E / 33.5211361°N 36.2828194°E / 33.5211361; 36.2828194Al-Rawda Square (Arabic: ساحة الروضة‎ / ALA-LC: sāḥat ar-Rawḍah) is a square in north-west Damascus...
18 July 2012 Damascus bombing
The 18 July 2012 Damascus bombing refers to the bombing of the National Security headquarters in Rawda Square, Damascus, killing and injuring a number of top military and security officials of Bashar ...
Damascus Community School
Damascus Community School is an unlicensed American school founded by the former US secretary of state John Foster Dulles in 1957 in Damascus, Syria. The school was built to promote American ideals an...
Abu Rummaneh
Abu Rummaneh (Arabic: أبو رمانة‎) is an upscale neighborhood west of Damascus, Syria. The quarter is centered on the palm-tree-lined Abu Rummaneh boulevard, known officially as al-Jalaa Boul...
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Blue Tower Hotel
Blue Tower Hotel (Arabic: فندق بلو تاور‎) is a four-star hotel located on Hamra Street, Damascus, Syria. It has 59 rooms and one restaurant, one café and one bar. The hotel was opened in lat...
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Ministry of Defense (Syria)
The Ministry of Defense (Arabic: وزارة الدفاع‎) is a government ministry office of the Syrian Arab Republic, responsible for defense affairs in Syria.
Military Intelligence Directorate (Syria)
The Military Intelligence Directorate (Arabic: شعبة المخابرات العسكرية‎, Shu'bat al-Mukhabarat al-'Askariyya) is the military intelligence service of Syria. Although its roots go back to the...
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Al-Assad National Library
Al-Assad Library (Arabic: مكتبة الأسد الوطنية‎) is the national library of Syria. It was established in Damascus in 1984 'to gather all books and daily issues in addition to all kinds of lit...
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Al-Salihiyah
Al-Salihiyah (Arabic: الصالحية‎) is a municipality and a neighborhood of Damascus, Syria. It lies to the north and northwest of the old walled city of Damascus about 2.4 kilometres (1.5 ...
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Umayyad Square
Umayyad Square (Arabic: ساحة الأمويين‎ / ALA-LC: sāḥat al-Umawiyīn) is a large and important square in Damascus, Syria. It connects the city center with several important highways and areas....
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Damascus Opera House
The Damascus Opera House (officially Dar al-Assad for Culture and Arts) (Arabic: دار الأسد للفنون والثقافة‎) is the national opera house of Syria. Inaugurated on 7 May 2004, it is located in...
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Four Seasons Hotel Damascus
Four Seasons Hotel Damascus is a five-star hotel and part of the Toronto-based Four Seasons luxury hotels and resorts. It is located in the central district neighborhood of Damascus, Syria. The hotel,...
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National Museum of Damascus
The National Museum of Damascus (Arabic: المتحف الوطني بدمشق‎) is a large museum in the heart of Damascus, Syria. The most popular part of the museum is the reconstruction of the 2nd century...
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Hanabila Mosque
The Hanabila Mosque or Darwish Pasha Mosque (Arabic: جامع الحنابلة‎; also called Muzaffari Mosque), is an early Ayyubid-era mosque in Damascus, Syria.
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Damascus
Damascus (Arabic: دمشق‎ Dimashq,  [dɪˈmɪʃeʔ]) is the capital and the second largest city of Syria after Aleppo. It is commonly known in Syria as ash-Sham (Arabic: الشام‎ ash-S...
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Tekkiye Mosque
The Tekkiye Mosque or Sultan Selim Mosque (Arabic: التكية السليمانية‎, Turkish: Tekkiye Camii) is a mosque complex in Damascus, Syria, located on the banks of the Barada River. The compl...
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Markaz Rif Dimashq District
Markaz Rif Dimashq (Arabic: مركز ريف دمشق‎ Markaz Rif Dimašq) is a district (mantiqah) administratively belonging to Rif Dimashq Governorate, Syria. It is a group of municipalities around, b...
Markaz Rif Dimashq District - Wikipedia
State of Damascus
The State of Damascus (1920–1924; French: État de Damas; Arabic: دولة دمشق‎ Dawlat Dimashq ) was one of the six states established by the French General Henri Gouraud in the F...
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Damascus Governorate
Damascus Governorate (Arabic: مُحافظة دمشق‎ Muḥāfaẓat Dimashq) is one of the 14 governorates of Syria and consists of only the city of Damascus and the suburb of Yarmouk Camp.
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Capture of Damascus (1918)
The Capture of Damascus occurred on 1 October 1918 after the capture of Haifa and the victory at the Battle of Samakh which opened the way for the pursuit north from the Sea of Galilee and the Third T...
Capture of Damascus (1918) - Wikipedia
Syria Vilayet
The Vilayet of Syria (Ottoman Turkish: ولايت سوريه, Vilâyet-i Suriye), also known as Damascus Vilayet, was a first-level administrative division (vilayet) of the Ottoman Empire.At the beginning of...
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Commercial Bank of Syria
36°17′40″E / 33.51611°N 36.29444°E / 33.51611; 36.29444The Commercial Bank of Syria (Arabic: المصرف التجاري السوري‎) is the largest commercial bank in Syria with its...
Al-Salimiyah Madrasa
36°17′32″E / 33.51250°N 36.29222°E / 33.51250; 36.29222Al-Salimiyah Madrasa (Arabic: المدرسة السليمية‎) is a 16th-century madrasah that houses the Tekkiye Mosque, bu...
Damascus University
The University of Damascus (Arabic: جامعة دمشق‎, Jāmi‘atu Dimashq) is the largest and oldest university in Syria, located in the capital Damascus and has campuses in other Syrian cities. It...
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Yusuf al-Azma Square
Yusuf al-Azma Square (Arabic: ساحة يوسف العظمة‎ / ALA-LC: sāḥat Yūsuf al-‘Aẓmah), also called al-Muhafaza Square, is an important square in central Damascus, Syria. Named after the late mini...
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Sabaa Bahrat Square (Damascus)
Sabaa Bahrat Square (Arabic: ساحة السبع بحرات‎ / ALA-LC: sāḥat as-Saba‘a Baḥrāt; which means "square of the Seven Fountains") is a large and important square in Damascus, Syria. Many importa...
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Central Bank of Syria
The Central Bank of Syria (Arabic: مصرف سورية المركزي‎) is the central bank of Syria. The bank is located in Damascus with 11 branches in provincial capitals. It was established in 1953 and ...
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Havana Cafe
Established in 1945, Havana Cafe is a noted cafe situated in the al Bahsa Area in Damascus City, Syria. During the modern period the cafe became well known for its elite class of visitors, including p...
Shami Hospital
36°16′5.88″E / 33.5200222°N 36.2683000°E / 33.5200222; 36.2683000Al-Shami Hospital is a central hospital in Al-Malky street, Damascus, Syria. It is used by Syria's political a...