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Zabdin
ZABDIN (Arabic : زبدين‎; also spelled ZABADAYN) is a village in southern Syria
Syria
, administratively part of the Markaz Rif Dimashq District of the Rif Dimashq Governorate , located just east of Damascus
Damascus
. Nearby localities include al-Malihah to the west, Shabaa to the south, Deir al-Asafir to the southeast, Harasta
Harasta
al-Qantarah and Marj al-Sultan to the east, Beit Nayim to the northeast and Jisrin and Saqba to the northwest. According to the Syria
Syria
Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Zabdin
Zabdin
had a population of 7,003 in the 2004 census. REFERENCES * ^ A B General Census of Population and Housing 2004. Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS). Rif Dimashq Governorate
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UTC+2
UTC+02:00 is an identifier for a time offset from UTC of +02. In ISO 8601 the associated time would be written as 2017-08-09T10:11:53+02:00
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Eastern European Summer Time
EASTERN EUROPEAN SUMMER TIME (EEST) is one of the names of UTC+3
UTC+3
time zone , 3 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time
Coordinated Universal Time
. It is used as a summer daylight saving time in some European and Middle Eastern countries, which makes it the same as Arabia Standard Time
Arabia Standard Time
, East Africa Time and Moscow Time
Moscow Time
. During the winter periods, Eastern European Time (UTC+2 ) is used. Since 1996 European Summer Time
European Summer Time
has been observed from the last Sunday in March to the last Sunday in October; previously the rules were not uniform across the European Union
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UTC+3
UTC+03:00 is an identifier for a time offset from UTC of +03. In areas using this time offset, the time is three hours later than the Coordinated Universal Time
Coordinated Universal Time
(UTC) . Following the ISO 8601 standard, a time with this offset would be written as, for example, 2017-08-10T00:39:25+03:00 (boldface only here to be clear). Some areas in the world use UTC+03:00 all year, other areas only part of the year
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Arabic Language
ARABIC ( Arabic
Arabic
: العَرَبِيَّة‎, al-ʻarabiyyah ( listen ) or Arabic
Arabic
: عَرَبِيّ‎ ʻarabī ( listen ) or ) is a Central Semitic language that first emerged in Iron Age northwestern Arabia and is now the lingua franca of the Arab world
Arab world
. It is named after the Arabs
Arabs
, a term initially used to describe peoples living from Mesopotamia in the east to the Anti-Lebanon mountains in the west, in northwestern Arabia, and in the Sinai peninsula . The modern written language ( Modern Standard Arabic ) is derived from Classical Arabic . It is widely taught in schools and universities, and is used to varying degrees in workplaces, government, and the media
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Damascus
DAMASCUS (Arabic : دمشق‎‎ Dimashq , Syrian : ) is the capital and likely the largest city of Syria
Syria
, following the decline in population of Aleppo
Aleppo
due to the battle for the city . It is commonly known in Syria
Syria
as ash-Sham (Arabic : الشام‎‎ ash-Shām) and nicknamed as the City of Jasmine (Arabic : مدينة الياسمين‎‎ Madīnat al-Yāsmīn). In addition to being one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world, Damascus
Damascus
is a major cultural and religious centre of the Levant
Levant
. The city has an estimated population of 1,711,000 as of 2009 . Located in south-western Syria, Damascus
Damascus
is the centre of a large metropolitan area of 2.6 million people (2004)
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Syria
Coordinates : 35°N 38°E / 35°N 38°E / 35; 38 Syrian Arab
Arab
Republic الجمهورية العربية السورية (Arabic ) al-Jumhūrīyah al-ʻArabīyah as-Sūrīyah Flag Coat of arms ANTHEM: "حماة الديار" (Arabic ) Humat ad-Diyar
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Central Bureau Of Statistics (Syria)
The CENTRAL BUREAU OF STATISTICS (CBS) (Arabic : المكتب المركزي للإحصاء‎‎) is the statistical agency responsible for the gathering of "information relating to economic, social and general activities and conditions" in the Syrian Arab Republic . The office is answerable to the office of the Prime Minister and has its main offices in Damascus
Damascus
. The CBS was established in 2005 and is administered by an administrative council headed by the deputy prime minister for economic affairs
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Eastern European Time
EASTERN EUROPEAN TIME (EET) is one of the names of UTC+02:00 time zone , 2 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time
Coordinated Universal Time
. The zone uses daylight saving time , so that it uses UTC+03:00 during the summer. A number of African countries use UTC+02:00 all year long, where it is called Central Africa Time (CAT), although Egypt
Egypt
and Libya
Libya
also use the term Eastern European Time
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Daylight Saving Time
DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME (abbreviated DST), commonly referred to as DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME in speech, and known as SUMMER TIME in some countries, is the practice of advancing clocks during summer months so that evening daylight lasts longer, while sacrificing normal sunrise times. Typically, regions that use daylight saving time adjust clocks forward one hour close to the start of spring and adjust them backward in the autumn to standard time. George Hudson proposed the idea of daylight saving in 1895. The German Empire
German Empire
and Austria-Hungary
Austria-Hungary
organized the first nationwide implementation, starting on April 30, 1916. Many countries have used it at various times since then, particularly since the energy crisis of the 1970s . DST is generally not observed near the equator, where sunrise times do not vary enough to justify it
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Districts Of Syria
The 14 governorates of Syria
Syria
, or muhafazat (sing. muhafazah ), are divided into 65 districts, or manatiq (sing. mintaqah ), including the city of Damascus
Damascus
. The districts are further divided into 281 subdistricts, or nawahi (sing. nahiya ). Each district bears the same name as its district capital. Districts and subdistricts are administered by officials appointed by the governor, subject to the approval of the minister of the interior. These officials work with elected district councils to attend to assorted local needs, and serve as intermediaries between central government authority and traditional local leaders, such as village chiefs, clan leaders, and councils of elders
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Time Zone
A TIME ZONE is a region of the globe that observes a uniform standard time for legal , commercial , and social purposes. Time
Time
zones tend to follow the boundaries of countries and their subdivisions because it is convenient for areas in close commercial or other communication to keep the same time . Most of the time zones on land are offset from Coordinated Universal Time
Time
(UTC) by a whole number of hours ( UTC−12 to UTC+14), but a few zones are offset by 30 or 45 minutes (e.g. Newfoundland Standard Time is UTC−03:30, Nepal
Nepal
Standard Time
Time
is UTC+05:45, and Indian Standard Time
Time
is UTC+05:30). Some higher latitude and temperate zone countries use daylight saving time for part of the year, typically by adjusting local clock time by an hour. Many land time zones are skewed toward the west of the corresponding nautical time zones
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Governorates Of Syria
Syria
Syria
is a unitary state , but for administrative purposes, it is divided into fourteen governorates (muhafazat, singular muhafazah ). The governorates are divided into sixty districts (manatiq, singular mintaqah ), which are further divided into subdistricts (nawahi, singular nahia ). The nawahi contain villages, which are the smallest administrative units. Each governorate is headed by a governor, appointed by the president, subject to cabinet approval. The governor is responsible for administration, health, social services, education, tourism, public works, transportation, domestic trade, agriculture, industry, civil defense, and maintenance of law and order in the governorate. The minister of local administration works closely with each governor to coordinate and supervise local development projects. The governor is assisted by a provincial council, all of whose members are popularly elected for four-year terms
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Nahiya
A NāḥIYAH ( Arabic
Arabic
: ناحية‎‎ , plural nawāḥī نواحي ), or NAHIA, is a regional or local type of administrative division that usually consists of a number of villages and/or sometimes smaller towns. In Tajikistan
Tajikistan
, it is a second-level division while in Syria
Syria
, Iraq
Iraq
, Lebanon
Lebanon
, Jordan
Jordan
, Xinjiang
Xinjiang
, and the former Ottoman Empire , where it was also called a bucak , it is a third-level or lower division. It can constitute a division of a qadaa , mintaqah or other such district -type of division and is sometimes translated as "subdistrict "
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Al-Sabinah
AL-SABINAH (Arabic : السبينة‎‎) is a town in southern Syria
Syria
, administratively part of the Rif Dimashq Governorate
Rif Dimashq Governorate
, located southwest of Damascus
Damascus
in the western Ghouta
Ghouta
. Nearby localities include Ashrafiyat Sahnaya , Darayya , Muadamiyat al-Sham , Sayyidah Zaynab , al-Hajar al-Aswad . According to the Syria
Syria
Central Bureau of Statistics , al-Sabinah had a population of 62,509 in the 2004 census. A Palestinian refugee
Palestinian refugee
camp was established in the town in 1948. REFERENCES * ^ A B General Census of Population and Housing 2004. Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS). Rif Dimashq Governorate. (in Arabic) * ^ "UNRWA". UNRWA
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Douma, Syria
DOUMA (Arabic : دوما‎‎ Dūmā) is a city in Syria . Its centre is about 10 km (6 mi) north-east of the centre of Damascus. Being the centre of Rif Dimashq governorate (which completely surrounds the Damascus Governorate ), the town is also the administrative centre of Douma District . During the Syrian Civil War , Douma has been a major flashpoint and had witnessed numerous demonstrations against the Syrian government and armed clashes against the Syrian Army and Security forces during the early stages of the conflict. On 30 January 2012, the Syrian Army gained control over the city after the Battle of Douma , a major operation against the opposition armed groups in Rif Dimashq Governorate . On 29 June 2012, Syrian Army is accused of committing a massacre in Douma, where more than 50 people were killed. As of 18 October 2012, the Free Syrian Army was in control of most of the suburb. Fighting and bombardments continue in the town
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