They must be going through some rough neighborhoods. Check out the machine gun mount.
Well Damascus is in Syria, Eric. What do you expect?
Part of the Turkish Ottoman Empire's Hejaz railway that T. E. Lawrence had so much fun disrupting.
Ron the Coilman
Terry, on my second look I see there are two heavy machine guns with drum magazines. So I guess nothing much has changed in Syria since the model T days.
Those are both Lewis air-cooled LMGs-47 round drums fitted.
Erik nothing much has changed in that part of the world since the 1800's when the Barbary Pirates captured the merchant ship Philadelphia and sold it's crew as slaves.
I guess I'll cross that off my travel bucket list.
Eric, you are a bit late anyway. They tore it up in 1948.