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Dayr az Zawr in the region of Deir ez-Zor with it's 242,565 residents is a city in Syria - some 253 mi (or 407 km) North-East of Damascus, the country's capital.

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Current time in Dayr az Zawr is now 05:41 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Damascus" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Karbala, Mosul, Mu'aythiyah, Safirat Tahtani, Safirat Fawqani or An Namuram. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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DPN || Abu Kamal:: Warcrimes - Bombing o...

00:16 min ( September 07, 2012 by DeirAlZorPNEng)
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Deir Press Network:: Abu Kamal:: Warcrimes; brutal airstrikes on the city by the Assad regime forces. 7-9-2012 _ _ Join us on Facebook: Deir Press Network | DPN : | DPN www.facebo...

School Children Rebuild Their Schools in...

01:50 min ( December 28, 2012 by Arabi Souri)
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Despite the terror & its continuous attempts to destroy knowledge and education wherever it lands, Syrian school students are going back to schools to learn how to rebuild their country defying terror...

DPN || DEIR EZZOR CITY:: Destruction in ...

02:24 min ( November 18, 2012 by DeirAlZorPNEng)
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Deir Press Network:: Destruction in Cinema Fouad Street part1 18-11-2012 _ _ Join us on Facebook: Deir Press Network | DPN : | DPN


00:45 min ( November 04, 2011 by MCSyrianRevolution)
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4 2011 security and Shabiha attack on the demonstrators in Dair Al-Zor City on Fri, 4th Nov 2011

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Interesting facts about this location

Deir ez-Zor

Deir ez-Zor, also spelled Dayr al-Zawr, Der Ezzor, Deir Azzor, and other variants, is the 6th largest city in Syria and the largest in the eastern part of Syria. Located 450 km to the northeast from the capital Damascus on the shores of Euphrates River, Deir ez-Zor is the capital of the Deir ez-Zor Governorate. According to the 2004 official census, 211,857 people are residing in the city.

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Located at 35.34, 40.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Armenian Genocide extermination centers, Armenian diaspora communities, Cities in Syria, Deir ez-Zor, Fertile Crescent, Populated places in Deir ez-Zor District, Populated places on the Euphrates River

Deir ez-Zor suspension bridge

The Deir ez-Zor suspension bridge is a suspension bridge crossing the Euphrates River in the city of Deir ez-Zor in north-eastern Syria. The bridge was built by the French construction company Fougerolle (then-under Le Soliditit Françs) in 1927. It is a footbridge crossing the Euphrates river, connecting the Levant (south) with Upper Mesopotamia (north).

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Located at 35.34, 40.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Bridges completed in 1927, Bridges in Syria, Bridges over the Euphrates River, Buildings and structures in Deir ez-Zor, Footbridges, French architecture outside France

Al-Furat University

The University of al-Furat is the fifth and the most new university in the Syrian Arab Republic; it is located in Deir-Ezzor and has campuses in other Syrian cities.

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Located at 35.34, 40.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
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Deir ez-Zor Airport

Deir ez-Zor Airport is an airport serving Deir ez-Zor, a city in northeastern Syria. Due to the city's close proximity to the Iraqi border and a recent Israeli military attack on a suspected nuclear facility nearby, foreign travellers to this airport can expect close attention by Syrian security services.

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Located at 35.34, 40.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Syria, Buildings and structures in Deir ez-Zor