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Damascus Governorate

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Damascus Governorate

Damascus Governorate
Governorate
Map of Syria with Damascus highlighted
Map of Syria with Damascus highlighted
Coordinates (Damascus):
Country
Capital Damascus
Population (2010 est.)
 • Total 1,711,000
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
ISO 3166 code SY-DI
Main language(s) Arabic

Damascus Governorate (Arabic: مُحافظة دمشقMuḥāfaẓat Dimashq) is one of the 14 governorates of Syria and consists of only the city of Damascus and the suburb of Yarmouk Camp.


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