Damascus


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an ancient city (widely regarded as the world's oldest) and present capital and largest city of Syria

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Ali al-Qayyim said that the exhibition is a tribute to the history and greatness of Damascus, including books, pictures, and rare documents, adding that this exhibition is the beginning of various activities that will be presented by the Library, which will acquaint its visitors with the treasures it has acquired in order to restore its cultural role in highlighting Damascus' heritage.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Commanders of the Al-Nusra Front (Tahrir al-Sham Hay'at or the Levant Liberation Board) have asked for a chance to enter talks with the Damascus officials following the rapid advances of the Syrian Army troops in Southwestern Damascus, field sources reported on Saturday.
More than 50 businesses reportedly sustained damage Saturday in Damascus, Syria, after a fire ripped through a market in the historic old city.
The death toll from a Syrian government air strike on a market in Douma northeast of Damascus neared 100, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Monday, a day after one of the single bloodiest attacks of the four-year war.
Damascus: Syrian Prime Minister Wael al-Halqi escaped an assassination bid on Monday, surviving a blast that targeted his convoy in Damascus, Syrian state television reported.
Beirut (AFP) - Warplanes on Wednesday pounded suburbs of Damascus as regime forces fought to reclaim rebel-held areas of the capital, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
27 (Xinhua-ANI): Syria's state-TV confirmed the downing of a helicopter gunship at the troublesome district of Qaboun in the capital Damascus on Monday.
DAMASCUS, Feb 16, 2010 (TUR) -- The Aegean Region Chamber of Industry (EBSO) signed a cooperation agreement with the Chamber of Commerce and Chamber of Industry of Damascus on Tuesday.
Summary: <p>The United States has invited a Syrian official to Washington for the first time in five years as part of its efforts to improve relations with Damascus, a US official and diplomats said on Sunday.
The team had asked Damascus to do more to stop foreign insurgents from infiltrating Iraq via the Syrian-Iraqi border.
Sara, who writes for several Arab magazines and newspapers, was summoned to the security office in Damascus on Jan.
Its capital Damascus stands out with its own particularly prestigious cursus honorum.
5) The choice of Omar Karami to lead the cabinet was sensible from the Syrian perspective as his family had long been friendly to Damascus and his home town, Tripoli, fell comfortably within Syria's sphere of influence.
to join the Damascus Alliance(TM), a group of semiconductor equipment companies that collaborate on copper dual damascene process integration for advanced device manufacturing.
Damascus Countryside, SANA- Three civilians were injured and material damage was caused due to terrorist shells' attack against al-Wafidin Camp and Damascus Central Prison in Adra area in Damascus countryside in a new violation of the de-escalation zones agreement in Eastern Ghouta.