Midhat Pasha Souq

Midhat Pasha Souq (Arabic: سوق مدحت باشا‎) (also called Al-Taweel Souq) is a historically important souq which forms the western fraction of the Street Called Straight in Damascus, Syria.

Midhat Pasha Souq
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Native nameسوق مدحت باشا
Former name(s)Street Called Straight
Length490 m (1,610 ft)
LocationDamascus, Syria
Coordinates33°30′31.25″N 36°18′20.5″E / 33.5086806°N 36.305694°E / 33.5086806; 36.305694Coordinates: 33°30′31.25″N 36°18′20.5″E / 33.5086806°N 36.305694°E / 33.5086806; 36.305694
Midhat Pasha Souq

During the Syrian Civil War, some demonstrations have taken place here.[1]

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