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Abu Dafn in the region of Idlib is a town in Syria - some 153 mi (or 246 km) North of Damascus, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Abu Dafn is now 07:46 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Damascus" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tall at Tukan, Ma'arr Dibsah, Ma'arrat an Nu'man, Kafr 'Amim, Homs or İskenderun. Since you are here already, make sure to check out As Sat, Al Hartamiyah, Judaydat Nawwaf, Tall Dibs, Surman and Khan as Subul. We encountered some video in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Interesting facts about this location

Maarrat al-Nu'man

Maarat al-Numaan is a city in northwestern Syria with a population of about 58,008 (2004 census). It is located at the highway between Aleppo and Hama and near the Dead Cities of Bara and Serjilla. The city, known as Arra to the Greeks and Marre to the Crusaders, has its present-day name combined of the traditional name and of its first Muslim governor an-Nu'man ibn Bashir, a companion of Muhammad.

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Located at 35.68, 36.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Idlib Governorate, Cities in Syria, Crusades, Populated places in Maarrat al-Nu'man District

Great Mosque of Maarrat al-Numan

The Great Mosque of Maarrat al-Numan is an Ayyubid-era mosque in the village of Maarrat al-Numan between Hama and Aleppo in Syria. This congregational mosque was built in the first half of the twelfth century.

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Located at 35.68, 36.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Arabic architecture, Buildings and structures in Idlib Governorate, Mosques in Syria

Zawiya Mountain

Mount Zāwiya or Mount Rīḥā is a highland region in Idlib Governorate in northwestern Syria. Around 36 towns and villages exist in the Mount Zawiya region. The biggest towns are Rīḥā (Arīḥā) and Maʻarrat an-Nuʻmān.

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Located at 35.68, 36.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Idlib Governorate, Mountains of Syria

Mardikh

Mardikh is a village in the Idlib Governorate of Syria. It is the nearest village to the site of historical Ebla ("Tel Mardikh"), south east of Idlib. Nearby localities include Saraqib to the north, Kafr Amim to the east, Maardabsah and Khan al-Sabl to the south and Dadikh to the west. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Mardikh had a population of 32,495 in the 2004 census.

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Located at 35.68, 36.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Idlib District, Villages in Syria

Hass, Syria

Hass is a Syrian town administratively belonging to Idlib Governorate and Ma'arrat al-Numan District. Hass has an altitude of 630 meters. It has a population of 15,000. Hass is located on an ancient Byzantine dead city, and is surrounded by some of the most important Dead Cities, such as Serjilla, Shanshrah, and al Bara and Kafr Nabl. Hass is famous for its olive trees, and Hass is surrounded with historical sites.

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Located at 35.68, 36.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Maarrat al-Nu'man District, Villages in Syria