Tabaqah, At Tabqah
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Al-Thawrah (Arabic: الثورة Aṯ Ṯawra) is a city located in Ar-Raqqah Governorate (Syria), c. 55 kilometres (34 mi) west of Ar-Raqqah. The name "Al-Thawrah" literally means "The Revolution", in reference to the March 8th revolution. The Tabqa Dam, which compounds the Euphrates and creates Lake Assad, was built near Al-Thawrah. The city has a population of 69,425 (2004 census).
Al-Thawra was formerly known as Al-Tabqah.