Iblin, Syria

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Iblin (Arabic: أبلين), also spelled Ibleen, is a village in the Arihah District in the Idlib Governorate in Syria. It is located in the Zawiya Mountain.

On September 8, 2011, the town was the site of a Syrian government raid on a group of soldiers who had defected from the Syrian army.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Syrian government pursuing defectors; one village is targeted". CNN. 8 September 2011. Retrieved 10 September 2011. 

Coordinates: 35°42′58″N 36°31′09″E / 35.71611°N 36.51917°E / 35.71611; 36.51917