Dimashq


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Dimashq

(diːˈmæʃk)
n
(Placename) an Arabic name for Damascus
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He is the managing editor of Dimashq Journal, the first peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal dedicated to the city of Damascus and its history.
Fadi Esber is a founding associate at the Damascus History Foundation and the editor of Dimashq Journal.
By: MENA DAMASCUS -- 27 October 2017: Leaders of 11 armed groups of moderate opposition from the Eastern Kalamun region, in southwestern Syria's Rif Dimashq governorate, have agreed to arrive in Damascus on Sunday to discuss truce with the government, TASS news agency reported.
5 hectares of agricultural land was cultivated in eight governorates - Aleppo, Idlib, Homs, Hama, Daraa, Quneitra, Damascus and Rif Dimashq.
AMMAN, July 25 (KUNA) -- Qalamoun district in Rif Dimashq constitutes a strategic importance to the Syrian regime on both military and geographic levels.
Beginning in the late 1990s, scholars began looking at Ibn 'Asakir's (1105-76 AD) Ta'rikh madinat Dimashq (TMD) not just as a trove of data about early Islamic Syria and the Umayyad period to be mined, but--for all its length and seeming clutter--as an integrated work.
The 65-page entry on Baghdad (4:91-155) and 58-page entry on Basra (4:50764), both conceived on a grand scale a la Tarikh Baghdad and Tarikh Dimashq, provide a breathtaking panoramic view of these two historic cities.
Youssef Dimashq, who is in charge of Berri's security.
In Beirut, Shi'ite shopkeeper Abu Ali Dimashq said he hoped Nimr's death would prove "a victory against the Al Saud family, because this is the beginning of their end, God willing.
While it appeared that the Islamic State was beginning to make gains, severe fighting in the north and losses in Idlib and Aleppo governorates forced the group to withdraw most of its fighters from Wilayat Dimashq in order to fortify positions in al-Raqqa and Dayr al-Zur against Jabhat al-Nusra and HASI.
His father was died on 703 Hijri and he went to Dimashq along with his brother.