Maksar al-Hisan

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Maksar al-Hisan

مكسر الحصان
Maksar al-Hisan is located in Syria
Maksar al-Hisan
Maksar al-Hisan
Location in Syria
Coordinates: 34°48′41″N 37°18′22″E / 34.81139°N 37.30611°E / 34.81139; 37.30611
Country Syria
SubdistrictJubb al-Jarrah
 • Total811
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)+3

Maksar al-Hisan (Arabic: مكسر الحصان‎) is a village in northern Syria located east of Homs in the Homs Governorate. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics, Maksar al-Hisan had a population of 811 in the 2004 census.[1] Its inhabitants are predominantly Alawites.[2]


  1. ^ "General Census of Population 2004". Retrieved 2014-07-10.
  2. ^ "Al-Qaeda-linked rebels claim Syrian sectarian killings". Times of Israel. Associated Press. 2013-09-16.