The Bab al-Saghir cemetery in Damascus in 1920.

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Bab al-Saghir is the largest Muslim cemetery in Damascus, where the wives of Prophet Mohammad are buried, along with one of his early companions, Bilal al-Habashi. It also is where millions of ordinary Damascenes are buried, along with prominent ones like former President Shukri al-Quwatli and Syriann poet Nizar Qabbani.