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Kafr 'Amim Destination Guide

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Kafr 'Amim in the region of Idlib is a place located in Syria - some 163 mi (or 262 km) North of Damascus, the country's capital.

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Local time in Kafr 'Amim is now 01:12 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Damascus" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Kafr Hamim, Abu al Khassah, Tall at Tukan, Tall Dibs, Rayyan or Gaziantep. When in this area, you might want to check out Al Hartamiyah, Inqirat, Bulaysa, Rusafah, Tawil ash Shaykh and Shaykh Idris as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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03_SYRIA 2010 - Ebla

01:44 min ( April 05, 2010 by Sergio Pozzi)
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Con gli Amici del Tempo Libero di Cernusco sul Naviglio

Syrien 4: Qatna Hama Apamea Ebla Ale...

18:54 min ( March 25, 2012 by berry1607)
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Besichtigung der Ausgrabungen von Qatna (Mishrfeh), über Hama weiter nach Apamea, einer der größten aktiven Ausgrabungsstätten Syriens. Fahrt nach Ebla, das seine Blütezeit bereits im 3. Jahrtaus...


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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Sarmin

In the Battle of Sarmin (or Battle of Tell Danith) on September 14, 1115, Prince Roger of Salerno's Crusader army surprised and routed the Seljuk Turkish army of Bursuq bin Bursuq of Hamadan.

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Located at 35.82, 36.87 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:12th-century crusades, Battles involving the Seljuk Turks, Battles of the Crusades, Conflicts in 1115

Binnish

Binnish is a town in northwestern Syria, administratively belonging to the Idlib Governorate, located just north of Idlib. Nearby localities include Kafriya and Maarrat Misrin to the northwest, al-Fu'ah to the north, Ta'um and Taftanaz to the northeast, Iffis to the southeast and Sarmin to the south. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Binnish had a population of in the 2004 census. Its inhabitants are predominantly Sunni Muslims.

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Located at 35.82, 36.87 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Idlib District, Towns in Syria

International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas

International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA) The International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA) was established by charter in 1975. It started operations in 1977. It is one of 15 such centers supported across the world by the CGIAR*. The dry areas of the developing world occupy some 3 billion hectares (about 19% of total global land area), and are home to one-third of the global population – over 1.7 billion people.

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Located at 35.82, 36.87 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:1975 establishments, Agricultural research institutes, International research institutes

Qinnasrin

Qinnasrin, was a historical town in northern Syria. It gained fame as an important religious and cultural centre of Syriac Christians before the coming of Islamic conquests. The ancient Chalcis was the birthplace of 3rd century Neoplatonist philosopher Iamblichus. The town was situated 25 km south west of Aleppo on the west bank of the Queiq River and was connected to Aleppo with a major road during the Roman times.

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Located at 35.82, 36.87 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Aleppo Governorate, Former populated places in Syria, Syriac Christianity

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 35.82, 36.87 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Idlib Governorate, Cities in Syria, Crusades, Populated places in Maarrat al-Nu'man District