Al-Qahira, Syria

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Al-Qahira
الصفا
Al-Safa
Village
Al-Qahira is located in Syria
Al-Qahira
Al-Qahira
Location in Syria
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Country  Syria
Governorate Hama
District Suqaylabiyah
Subdistrict Ziyarah
Population (2004)
 • Total 2,947
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
City Qrya Pcode N/A

Al-Qahira (Arabic: الصفا‎‎, also known as al-Safa) is a village in northern Syria located in the Ziyarah Subdistrict of the al-Suqaylabiyah District in Hama Governorate. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), al-Qahira had a population of 2,947 in the 2004 census.[1] Its inhabitants are predominantly Alawites, including members of the Murshidiyyun sect.[2]

References

  1. "General Census of Population 2004". Retrieved 2014-07-10.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "Syria Alawites reportedly clash with regime, Iran troops". NOW News. 2015-07-01.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>