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Asma Al-Assad visits children's cancer hospital in Damascus (photos) - AMN Al-Masdar News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:50 P.M.) – The Syrian first lady, Asma Al-Assad, spent the 'Eid Al-Adha holiday on Tuesday by visiting a children's cancer hospital in Damascus. According to the Syrian Presidency account on Twitter, the Syrian first lady visited a ...

Health Cluster Weekly Situation Report: Whole of Syria, Week 30 (21 - 27 July 2018) - ReliefWeb

In Damascus and Rural Damascus, 2 IED explosions occured in Jaramana and Dummar suburbs. Humanitarian aid provided by France arrived in Syria, following an agreement between the leaders of France and Russia. Its distribution Eastern Ghouta was ...

Syrians rally in Damascus to participate in Al-Quds Day (video) - AMN Al-Masdar News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:00 P.M.) – A large number of Syrians rallied in Damascus on Friday to participate in the Al-Quds Day event that was taking place across the world. Thousands of Syrians were filmed on Friday in the Jaramana Refugee Camp and ...

Update: US Coalition cruise missiles now raining down over several areas in Syria - AMN Al-Masdar News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (4:20 A.M.) – The U.S. Coalition has expanded their strikes over Syria this morning, striking a number of locations near the Syrian capital of Damascus. According to Al-Masdar's field correspondent in Damascus, the U.S. Coalition just ...

Palestinian forces mass mobilize for southern Damascus offensive against ISIS - AMN Al-Masdar News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:30 P.M.) – Three days after Liwaa Al-Quds redeployed to the Al-Qadam District, several other Palestinian groups began mobilizing in southern Damascus for their upcoming offensive against the so-called Islamic State (ISIS). According ...

Face Time with Rawan Alhalabi - Kane County Chronicle

Sycamore resident Rawan Alhalabi, 34, was at her restaurant, Eden on the River in St. Charles, when she answered questions for the Kane County Chronicle's Brenda Schory. Schory: Where did you grow up? Alhalabi: In Jaramana by Damascus in Syria.

Mortar attack on market kills 44 in Damascus suburb - Irish Times

The Syrian army and its allies advanced into insurgent-held eastern Ghouta on Wednesday as civilians living in the nearby Jaramana suburb of the capital identified 44 fatalities in a jihadi mortar attack on a market, which targeted families shopping ...

Syrian Rebels Target Busy Market In Eastern Ghouta Rocket Attack - Mintpress News

On Tuesday evening, anti-government fighters in the embattled East Ghouta suburb of Damascus launched a major attack, firing several missiles and artillery shells into a crowded shopping district of government-held Jaramana area, resulting in a ...

'No such thing as safety in Damascus,' says resident after bloody market bombing - Syria Direct

Senad Abu Uday opened his butcher shop in government-held Damascus during the daytime on Tuesday—an unusual choice, for him. For the past several weeks, the 32-year-old resident of the Syrian capital's Jaramana suburb has only worked in the ...

Grief and stitches at Damascus hospital after rocket attack - Business Recorder

The rocket was fired on a busy shopping area in Jaramana known for its stores selling affordable clothes and food. It was one of the deadliest rebel rocket attacks to hit the capital in Syria's seven-year war. It came as government forces press a ...

37 killed, dozens injured in militant shelling of Eastern Ghouta market (VIDEO) - RT

At least 37 people were killed and another 35 wounded after terrorists contained in the Ein Tarma suburb of Damascus carried out a missile strike on Jaramana town in Eastern Ghouta, the Russian Defense Ministry said. The missile, launched at 6:15 pm ...

Rocket Attack by Terrorists on Damascus Outskirts Kills 37 People - Sputnik International

"Militants delivered a rocket strike at the Kashkoum market in the Jaramana district in the Damascus province at 18:15 local time [16:15 GMT] on Tuesday. As a result, 37 people were killed and another 35 were wounded," center's commander Maj. Gen.

Rocket attack on busy Damascus market kills dozens - WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

The death toll in Jaramana is the highest in a single attack by opposition fighters targeting the Syrian capital. Syrian TV has called it a "terrorist attack." UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, known as SOHR, reported the death toll was ...

Rebel rocket fire kills 35 in Damascus suburb - Yahoo News

State media said the opposition fire hit the area of Jaramana, which residents said was full of shoppers -- including some buying presents ahead of Mother's Day. A taxi driver, who asked not to give his name, said he was nearby when the rocket hit a ...

Rocket attack kills 35 in Damascus shopping district - The Guardian

Tuesday's attack came as heavy bombardment killed 38 civilians in the shrinking rebel enclave of eastern Ghouta, which is east of the capital. State media said the opposition fire had hit the area of Jaramana, which residents said was full of shoppers ...

Death Toll in Rocket Shelling of Damascus Climbs to 35 - Reports - Sputnik International

"The bodies of 35 people killed in rocket fire by terrorists on a market in Lashkoul area in the outskirts of Jaramana city were delivered to the hospital," the official was quoted as saying by the SANA news agency. The conflicting reports on the ...

Retaliatory rebel mortar attack kills and injures scores in Damascus [+ Pictures] - AMN Al-Masdar News

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (6:30 P.M) – At least 6 people were killed, 24 other wounded so far when mortars fired from rebel-held areas hit the Syrian capital. Vital and overcrowded districts and neighborhoods including Malki, Maiysat , Bab Sharqi and Jaramana ...

Syrian militants fire over 70 missiles and shells into Damascus during single day, hit civilian evacuation points - AMN Al-Masdar News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:50 P.M.) – Syrian militant groups operating east of Damascus have, during the course of a single day, unleashed a crescendo rocket and shell fire onto civilian targets within the capital, also targeting government-run evacuation ...

As deadly shells fall, fear spreads anew in Syrian capital Damascus - ABC Online

Among the dead was Lama Fallouh, a program officer at the Damascus Opera, who was killed when a shell struck near the landmark Umayyad Square in central Damascus, along with two brothers in their 20s in Jaramana and several children. The whistle ...

Mortar Attack Kills 2 Palestine Refugee Children in Syria, UNRWA Condemns Ongoing Hostilities - Al-Bawaba

UNRWA condemns in the strongest possible terms the killing yesterday in a mortar attack of two Palestine refugee children near the Palestinian refugee camp of Jaramana, 8 kilometers from Damascus, UNRWA Spokesperson Chris Guinness said. Two young ...

Jaramana is a city in southern Syria, administratively part of the Rif Dimashq Governorate in the Ghouta plain. Its location, 10 kilometers southeast of the Syrian capital, makes it a bustling town in the greater Damascus metropolitan area, with a mostly Christian and Druze population.


جرمانا
Jaramana refugee camp skyline and mosque dome
Jaramana refugee camp skyline and mosque dome
Jaramana is located in Syria
Jaramana
Jaramana
Coordinates: 33°29′N 36°21′E / 33.483°N 36.350°E / 33.483; 36.350
Country  Syria
Governorate Rif Dimashq Governorate
District Markaz Rif Dimashq
Nahiyah Jaramana
Area
 • City 5.95 km (2.30 sq mi)
 • Land 5.95 km (2.30 sq mi)
 • Water 0 km (0 sq mi)  0%
 • Urban 5.95 km (2.30 sq mi)
Elevation 670 m (2,200 ft)
Population (2004 census)
 • City 114,363

Jaramana (Arabic: جرمانا‎‎) is a city in southern Syria, administratively part of the Rif Dimashq Governorate in the Ghouta plain. Its location, 10 kilometers southeast of the Syrian capital, makes it a bustling town in the greater Damascus metropolitan area, with a mostly Christian and Druze population.