Al-Suwaydah, Masyaf

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Soweida, Sweideh
Al-Suwaydah is located in Syria
Location in Syria
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Country  Syria
Governorate Hama
District Masyaf District
Subdistrict Masyaf Nahiyah
Population (2004)
 • Total 2,703
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
City Qrya Pcode C3341

Al-Suwaydah (Arabic: السويدة‎‎, also spelled Soweideh or Sweideh) is a Syrian village located in the Masyaf Subdistrict in Masyaf District, located west of Hama. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), al-Suwaydah had a population of 2,703 in the 2004 census.[1] Its inhabitants are predominantly Alawites.[2]


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  2. Al-Amir, Muna (2015-02-08), "Syrian Regime Recruiting Minors", Rozana, retrieved 2015-05-27<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>