al-Salameh, Syria


Location of al-Salameh in Syria

Coordinates: 36°37′08″N 37°04′30″E / 36.6189°N 37.075°E / 36.6189; 37.075Coordinates: 36°37′08″N 37°04′30″E / 36.6189°N 37.075°E / 36.6189; 37.075
Country  Syria
Governorate Aleppo
District Azaz
Subdistrict Azaz
Population (2004)[1] 1,408
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Geocode C1561

al-Salameh (Arabic: السلامة) is a village in northern Aleppo Governorate, northwestern Syria. It is located on the Queiq Plain, 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) northeast of Azaz, 40 km (25 mi) north of the city of Aleppo, and 2 km (1.2 mi) south of the Bab al-Salameh Border Crossing to the Turkish province of Kilis.

The village administratively belongs to Nahiya Azaz in Azaz District. Nearby localities include Nayarah 3 km (1.9 mi) to the east, and Shamarikh 5 km (3.1 mi) to the northeast. In the 2004 census, Bab al-Salameh had a population of 1,408.[1]


  1. 1 2 "2004 Census Data for Nahiya Azaz" (in Arabic). Syrian Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 15 October 2015. Also available in English: UN OCHA. "2004 Census Data". Humanitarian Data Exchange. Retrieved 4 December 2015.
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