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جبل سرير

Jebel Sarir
جبل سرير

At the peak of Jebel Sarir (جبل سرير) can be found the remains of a Roman temple dedicated to Zeus, built during the reign of Hadrian and dated by inscription to 116 AD. The temple was constructed when the road from Antioch to Aleppo (حلب) was being developed for military traffic to support Roman campaigns to the east. Aside from the foundations, the site is largely a …