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The first of two battles in al-Qusayr was fought by the Syrian army and Shabiha against the Free Syrian Army in the small city of Al-Qusayr, near Homs, during late winter and spring of 2012.
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Al-Qusayr, Syria
Al-Qusayr (Arabic: القصير‎ [elʔʊˈsˤeːɾ]; [alqʊˈsˤeːr, alqʊˈsˤɑjr]) is a city in western Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate. It is located about 35 kilometers (22 mi)...
Al-Dabaah
Al-Dabaah (Arabic: الضبعة‎, also spelled Daba'a) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located southwest of Homs. Nearby localities include Arjoun to ...
Zira'a
Zira'a (Arabic: زراعة‎, also spelled Zerraa, Zirhagh or Zar'a) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located southwest of Homs. Situated on a hill jus...
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Arjoun
Arjoun (Arabic: عرجون‎, also spelled Arjun or Arjoon), is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located southwest of Homs. Nearby localities include Aqra...
Rablah
Rablah (Arabic: ربلة‎; also spelled Rableh, Ribla or Ribleh) is a town in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located southwest of Homs. Just east of the border wit...
Tell al-Nabi Mando
Tell al-Nabi Mando (Arabic: تل النبي مندو‎, also known Qadesh Arabic: قادش‎) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located southwest of Homs...
Kafr Mousa
Kafr Mousa (Arabic: كفر موسى‎, also spelled Kafr Musa) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located south of Homs. Nearby localities include Ghassani...
Kadesh
Kadesh (Qadesh-on-the-Orontes, also known as Qadesh, Qanta. Kinza, or Kidsa; Hittite: Kadeš) was an ancient city of the Levant, located on or near the headwaters or ford of the Orontes River. It is su...
Kadesh - Wikipedia
Laodicea ad Libanum
Laodicea ad Libanum ("Laodicea of Lebanon") (Greek: Λαοδίκεια ἡ πρὸς Λίβανου), also transliterated as Laodiceia or Laodikeia; also Cabrosa, Scabrosa and Cabiosa Laodiceia – was an ancient H...
Al-Houz
Al-Houz (Arabic: الحوز‎, also spelled al-Huz) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located southwest of Homs. Situated at the southern edge of Lake Q...
Riblah
36°33′0″E / 34.43333°N 36.55000°E / 34.43333; 36.55000The ancient town of Riblah (meaning "fruitful"), was located on the northern frontier of Israel, 35 miles north-east of B...
Al-Nizariyah
Nazariya (Arabic: النيزارية‎, also spelled al-Nizariyya) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located southwest of Homs. It is situated off the Oront...
Battle of Kadesh
36°29′53″E / 34.555487°N 36.498028°E / 34.555487; 36.498028The Battle of Kadesh (also Qadesh) took place between the forces of the Egyptian Empire under Ramesses II and the Hi...
Battle of Kadesh - Wikipedia
Al-Ghassaniyah
Al-Ghassaniya (Arabic: الغسانية‎ also spelled Ghassaniyeh) is a town in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located south of Homs and just east of Lake Qattinah. Ne...
Daminah al-Gharbiyah
Daminah al-Gharbiyah (Arabic: دمينة الغربية‎, also spelled Dumaynah Gharbiyah) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located southwest of Homs. Nearby...
Daminah al-Gharbiyah - Wikipedia
Zita al-Gharbiyah
Zita al-Gharbiyah (Arabic: زيتا الغربية‎, also spelled Zeita) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located southwest of Homs and immediately north of...
Al-Aqrabiyah
Aqrabiyah (Arabic: العقربية‎, also spelled Akrabieh or Aqrabieh; also known as al-Buwaydah al-Gharbiyah) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located...
Al-Buwaydah al-Sharqiyah
Al-Buwaidah al-Sharqiyah (Arabic: البويضة الشرقية‎, also spelled al-Buwaideh al-Sharqiyeh) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located southeast of ...
Al-Buwaydah al-Sharqiyah - Wikipedia
Daminah al-Sharqiyah
Daminah al-Sharqiyah (Arabic: دمينة الشرقية‎) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, south of Homs. Nearby localities include Shinshar to the northeast...
Al-Naim
Al-Na'im (Arabic: الناعم‎; also spelled al-Naeem) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located southwest of Homs and northwest of al-Qusayr. Just eas...
Qattinah
Qattinah (Arabic: قطينة‎, also spelled Kattineh) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located south of Homs. It is situated at the northeastern end o...
Lake Homs Dam
The Lake Homs Dam is a Roman-built dam near the city of Homs, Syria, which is in use to this day.Contrary to an older hypothesis which tentatively linked the origins of the dam to Egyptian ruler Sethi...
Abil
Abil (Arabic: آبل‎, also spelled Abel or Aabel) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located 10 kilometers south of Homs. Nearby localities include a...
Wujuh al-Hajar
Wujuh al-Hajar (Arabic: وجه الحجر‎, also spelled Woojeh al-Hajjar) is a village in western Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, southwest of Homs. It is situated near the bo...
Shamsin
Shamsin (Arabic: شمسين‎ Shamsîn also spelled Shemsin, Shamsinn or Shimsan) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located south of Homs. Nearby localit...
Khirbet Ghazi
Khirbet Ghazi (Arabic: خربة غازي‎) is a village in western Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, southwest of Homs. Nearby localities include Wujuh al-Hajar and Laftaya to th...
Al-Nuqayrah
Al-Nuqayrah (Arabic: النقيرة‎, also spelled Naqirah) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located south of Homs. Nearby localities include Kafr Aya ...