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03-APR-2009

Damascus april 2009 7854.jpg

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This is the Al Merjeh or Martyrs Square. It used to be the centre of the city, which it no longer is. The martyrs are the people killed when the French mandate came to an end. The river Barada flows - rather channelled - along a column that must be the monument proper.

They sell some very good sweets in the shops here. Piled up high.

Nikon D3
1/500s f/8.0 at 70.0mm iso6400 full exif

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