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Complete details about Syria in Asia with capital city Damascus

Country NameSyria (Suriya)
Country CodeSYR
Capital CityDamascus
ContinentAsia
RegionMiddle East
Independence Year1941
Population16125000
Surface Area185180.0
Life Expectancy68.5 years
GNP65984.0 (old 64926.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Arabic [official]     (90.0%)
Kurdish     (9.0%)

Major Cities

Damascus, Damascus     (population 1347000)
Aleppo, Aleppo     (population 1261983)
Hims, Hims     (population 507404)
Hama, Hama     (population 343361)
Latakia, Latakia     (population 264563)
al-Qamishliya, al-Hasaka     (population 144286)
Dayr al-Zawr, Dayr al-Zawr     (population 140459)
Jaramana, Damaskos     (population 138469)
Duma, Damaskos     (population 131158)
al-Raqqa, al-Raqqa     (population 108020)
Idlib, Idlib     (population 91081)

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From @MehranMohamadi on Thu Mar 30 04:46:34 EDT 2017 RT @JZarif: Let's celebrate Spring?s renewal by renewing hope for children in Syria & Yemen. Let?s all join the WAVE: World Against Violenc?
From @AliTahmizian on Thu Mar 30 04:46:30 EDT 2017 Saudi Arabia, long vocally opposed to Assad staying, calls for political settlement for Syria in Arab Summit speech https://t.co/LXfafVA3hh
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From @mwholmes1980 on Thu Mar 30 04:46:29 EDT 2017 @EdDarrell Not to mention Syria which she wanted more war and war with Russia with her no fly zone
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From @AsmaMoolla on Thu Mar 30 04:46:29 EDT 2017 RT @IslamicCareline: South African National Muslim Women's Forum presents: "SONGS FOR SYRIA" DEAREST MUSLIMS OF SA.... We are so... https?
From @asterathmaria on Thu Mar 30 04:46:25 EDT 2017 RT @FT: Turkey has called an end to Operation Euphrates Shield, its eight-month military operation in Syria https://t.co/iTdf288uCB
From @jessimica28 on Thu Mar 30 04:46:23 EDT 2017 RT @HamdiRifaiJD: In #Syria, grass-roots activists hold the key to the future By: @jomanaqaddour https://t.co/Pl55JrhbNa
From @AgendaOfEvil on Thu Mar 30 04:46:13 EDT 2017 Turkey Arrests #Syria #ISIS Leader before Heading to Europe to Carry Out #Attack https://t.co/jAk1gj4HpP
From @tlacovaspravask on Thu Mar 30 04:46:10 EDT 2017 RT @maytham956: Thaer Yacoub, he was killed by the IED that a #US-backed "moderate rebel" detonated in a bus in #Homs #Syria yesterday 29.0?
From @larrywasslen on Thu Mar 30 04:46:06 EDT 2017 RT @TheArabSource: Return of Russian airstrikes help propel the Syrian Army in northern #Hama https://t.co/xpUWsvLq0S #Russia #Syria
From @SugarAndMusk on Thu Mar 30 04:46:04 EDT 2017 (SYRIA) "Russia's counter Islamic State actions in Syria helpful to USA operations" Mar 29, 2017/ https://t.co/k1F4i9PUqx
From @tlacovaspravask on Thu Mar 30 04:46:03 EDT 2017 RT @maytham956: Riyyam AlSawwan, a university student killed by the IED that a #US-backed "moderate rebel" detonated in a bus in #Homs #Syr?