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Dimashq

(diːˈmæʃk)
n
(Placename) an Arabic name for Damascus
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Imam Ahmed raised his head and replied: "O Allah, how blessed is the one whose reputation is dulled by Allah!" (Tareekh Dimashq)
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR), which has assets in the war-torn country, reported that the Syrian army's air defense systems responded to the attack in south-western Rif Dimashq, Al-Quneitra and the western countryside of Dara'a.
Winning Best Film in the festival's official competition for long films of Mediterranean countries, The Syrian film Dimashq -- Halab (Damascus-Aleppo) played by the 84 year old prominent comedian Duraid Lahham who has not appeared in movies since 2006, the film "sums up the Syrian society in which there is good and evil" as he stated in several interviews.
This particular account of al-Walld's excavation, which in all cases is traced back solely to Ibn al-Qifti, occurs, with the exclusion of the Abu l-'Ala' elements, under the Dimashq (Damascus) entry of Yaqut's Mu'jam al-buldan, where it follows the more familiar and historically well-attested account of al-Walld's building the Umayyad Mosque on the site of the Church of John the Baptist.
Summary: Comedian will star in a film called 'Dimashq -- Halab'
The Iranian forces and their loyalists remain in military positions distributed in most of the Syrian areas like Al-Kiswah, the southwest of Rif Dimashq, the southern countryside of Aleppo, surroundings of the towns of Nubl and Zahra in the northern countryside of Aleppo, the eastern countryside of Idlib and others, the observatory added.
He is the managing editor of Dimashq Journal, the first peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal dedicated to the city of Damascus and its history.
A total of 7,733.5 hectares of agricultural land was cultivated in eight governorates - Aleppo, Idlib, Homs, Hama, Daraa, Quneitra, Damascus and Rif Dimashq. "Harvesting is the culmination of the project.