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Damascus is the capital of Syria and one of the most ancient cities in the world. Controversial explanations have been made to guess etymological origin of the name of the Syrian capital city. Some hold that “damashaq” means the fast-moving camel... Read article


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Our Damascus at Night photo gallery features a number of various historical places under the moon light.

A collection of black and white photo galleries showing how the old city looked 60 years ago.

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