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Homs: Report on the state of Khalid ibn al-Walid mosque 10.05.2014

Khalid Ibn al-Walid mosque: Destruction of the Khalid Meqam (mausoleum) 22.07.2013 A small mosque was supposedly built adjacent to the mausoleum of Khalid ibn al-Walid in the 7th century. The current interior shrine that contains Khalid’s tomb dates to the 11th century, and is considered to be a “significant pilgrimage ...

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Homs: Report the Hammam as-Seraj

The Hammam as-Seraj, next to the mosque as-Seraj in the al-Warsha neiborghood near Bab Tadmer, is a monument of the Mameluk period dating to the 13th c. This hammam has been shelled several times but has undergone major damage in June 2013.

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