Arslan Tash
38°21′19″E / 36.89278°N 38.35528°E / 36.89278; 38.35528Arslan Tash (Turkish; Arslan - Lion, Taş - Stone), ancient Hadātu, is an archaeological site in northern Syria,in Aleppo...
Suruç
Suruç (Kurdish: Pîrsûs) is a rural district of Şanlıurfa Province of Turkey, on a plain near the Syrian border 46 km south-west of the city of Urfa.
The modern Turkish name "Suruç" is der...
Tomb of Suleyman Shah
The Tomb of Suleyman Shah (Turkish: Süleyman Şah Türbesi) is sovereign exclave of Turkey in Aleppo Governorate, Syria), which housed the relics of Suleyman Shah, grandfather of Osman I, the founde...
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Uğurtaş, Akçakale
38°38′08″E / 36.86278°N 38.63556°E / 36.86278; 38.63556Uğurtaş (also, Kubik and Güyük) is a village in the Akçakale district of Şanlıurfa Province, Turkey.
Suleyman Shah
Suleyman Shah (سلیمان شاه, full name: سلیمان بن کیا آلپ Süleyman bin Kaya Alp; c. 1178 –  1236) was the son of Kaya Alp and the father of Ertuğrul, who was, in turn, the father of Osman I, the fo...
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Ras al-Ayn Qibli
Ras al-Ayn Qibli (Arabic: رأس العين قبلي‎) is a village in northern Syria, administratively part of the Aleppo Governorate, northeast of Aleppo and south of district center Ayn al-Arab. East...
Sarrin
Sarrin (Arabic: صرين‎, also spelled Serrin or Sareen) is a town in northern Syria, administratively part of the Aleppo Governorate, located northeast of Aleppo. It is situated 3 kilometers e...
Til Barsip
Til Barsip or Til Barsib (modern Tell Ahmar; Arabic: تل أحمر‎) is an ancient site situated in Aleppo Governorate, Syria by the Euphrates river about 20 kilometers south of ancient Carchemish...
Karkamış Dam
Karkamış Dam is one of the 21 dams of the Southeastern Anatolia Project of Turkey. It is on the Euphrates River. The foundation of the dam was laid in 1996, and is 4.5 kilometres (2.8 mi) from th...
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Carchemish
38°00′54″E / 36.82972°N 38.01500°E / 36.82972; 38.01500Carchemish (/kɑrˈkɛm.ɪʃ/) or Karkemish (Hittite: Kargamiš; Greek: Εὔρωπος; Latin: Europus) was an important ancient capi...
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Jarabulus
Jarabulus (Arabic: جرابلس‎ / ALA-LC: Jarābulus; Kurdish: Cerablus or Kaniya Dil; North Syrian Arabic: Jrāblos), is a Syrian city administratively belonging to Aleppo Governorate. Jarabulus, ...
Jarabulus District
The Jarabulus District (Arabic: جرابلس‎ Ğarābulus, Turkish: Cerablus) is a Syrian district (mantiqah) administratively within the Aleppo Governorate. At the 2004 Census it had a populati...
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Qal'at Najm
Qal'at Najm (Arabic: قلعة نجم‎) is a castle located on the right bank of the Euphrates, near the town of Manbij (Syria). The castle probably stood on the site of an earlier Roman site and is...
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Karkamış
Karkamış, aka Kargamış, is a town and district of Gaziantep Province in southeastern Turkey, next to the site of ancient Karkemish. The population of the town was 2,998 in 2010.It is a border checkpoi...
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Shuyukh Tahtani
Shayukh Tahtani (Arabic: شيوخ تحتاني‎, also spelled Shuyukh Tahtani) is a town in northern Syria, administratively part of the Ayn al-Arab District of the Aleppo Governorate, located northea...
Sajur River
The Sājūr River (Arabic: نهر الساجور‎ [næhr æs sæːˈd͡ʒuːr]) is a 108 kilometres (67 mi) long river originating in Turkey and flowing into the Euphrates in Syria. It is the smallest of t...
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Al-Haqel
Al-Haqel (Arabic: الحقل‎, also known as Bujaq) is a village in northern Syria, administratively part of the Aleppo Governorate, located northeast of Aleppo and south of district center Ayn a...
Hayyah Kabirah
Hayyah Kabirah (Arabic: حية كبيرة‎, also spelled Hayya Kebir) is a village in northern Syria, administratively part of the Aleppo Governorate, located northeast of Aleppo and south of the Eu...
Birecik
Birecik (Greek and Latin: Birtha, Βίρθα; Arabic: al-Bīrah البيرة‎; Kurdish: Bêrecûg, Ottoman Turkish: بيره جك), also formerly known as Bir and during the Crusades as Bile, is a town ...
Birecik Bridge
Birecik Bridge is a road bridge in between Gaziantep and Şanlıurfa provinces of Turkey.
The bridge is on the state highway D.400, which runs from southwest to southeast Turkey. It spans over Fıra...
Hancağız Dam
Hancağız Dam is a dam in Turkey. The development was backed by the Turkish State Hydraulic Works.
Birecik Dam
The Birecik Dam, one of the 21 dams of the Southeastern Anatolia Project of Turkey, is located on the Euphrates River 60 km (37 mi) downstream of Atatürk Dam and 8 km (5.0 mi) ups...
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Şanlıurfa
Şanlıurfa , [ʃanˈlɯuɾfa], often simply known as Urfa in daily language (Arabic الرها Ar-Ruhā, Armenian Ուռհա Uṙha, Kurdish Riha, Syriac ܐܘܪܗ Urhoy), in ancient times Edessa (Έδεσσα in Greek), is a c...
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Battle of Urfa
The Battle of Urfa (Turkish: Urfa Savunması) was an uprising in the spring of 1920 against the French army occupying the city of Urfa (modern Şanlıurfa) by the Turkish National Forces. The French ...
Edessa
Edessa (/ɪˈdɛsə/; Ancient Greek: Ἔδεσσα; Classical Syriac: ܐܘܪܗܝ Urhay; Armenian: Եդեսիա) is the historical name of an ancient town in upper Mesopotamia, refounded on an ancient site by S...
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Battle of Edessa
The Battle of Edessa took place between the armies of the Roman Empire under the command of Emperor Valerian and Sassanid forces under Shahanshah (King of the Kings) Shapur I in 260. The Roman army wa...