|Elevation||479 m (1,572 ft)|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||+3 (UTC)|
Teir Maalah (Arabic: تير معلة, also spelled Teir Maela or Ter Maala) is a town in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, just north of Homs. Other Nearby localities include al-Dar al-Kabirah to the southwest, al-Ghantoo to the northwest, Talbiseh to the north and al-Mukhtariyah. According to the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Teir Maalah had a population of 7,728 in the 2004 census.
The inhabitants of Teir Maalah had frequently joined demonstrations protesting the Syrian government, during the early stages of the Syrian uprising which began in March 2011. According to opposition activists and witnesses, the Syrian Army sealed off the roads leading to Teir Maalah, as well as Talbiseh and al-Rastan, before assaulting the towns with tanks, which resulted in over a 100 wounded.
- General Census of Population and Housing 2004. Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS). Homs Governorate. (Arabic)
- Syrian army attack Rastan as opposition meets in Turkey to seek global support. The National. Original published in Associated Press. 2011-06-03.
- Syrian Tanks Attack 3 Central Towns That Held Protests. Voice of America. 2011-05-28.