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|Governorate||Rif Dimashq Governorate|
|Occupation||Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant|
|Population (2004 census)|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||EEST (UTC+3)|
During the Syrian Civil War the district became a hotspot for Islamic State militant activity, whom control large areas of the district and used it for a staging ground for their assault on Yarmouk Camp in 2015.
- General Census of Population and Housing 2004. Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS). Rif Dimashq Governorate. (Arabic)
- map of suburbs of Damascus, google.maps
- Haytham, Mustafa. "Clashes break out between ISIS and al-Qaeda in Damascus". ARA News. Retrieved 2017-03-02.
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