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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)

Syria's most recent News and Stories

Syria Tweets

From @vibekhalid on Wed May 24 23:00:55 EDT 2017 if you google "syria bombing" i guarantee u will find something new everyday. that's terrifying
From @taxityler on Wed May 24 23:00:53 EDT 2017 RT @gaycloness: Support Manchester BUT ALSO Support Marawi Support Syria Support Palestine Support every country that has stuff like this?
From @Hatina_Chan on Wed May 24 23:00:52 EDT 2017 RT @kaluih_: In just 48 hours : Explosion in #Manchester Explosion in #Bangkok Car bombing in #Syria ISIS attack in #Marawi Suicide bombing?
From @Zahra_A_Jalil on Wed May 24 23:00:52 EDT 2017 @CassandraRules terrorism has no religion. This is what is happening in Syria, Yemen and Iraq ... shedding human blood
From @ShitZone on Wed May 24 23:00:51 EDT 2017 RT @ggreenwald: In the last month alone, the U.S. has killed 225 innocent people in Syria - including 44 children https://t.co/Ham6DLLXXw
From @hambyulyi on Wed May 24 23:00:51 EDT 2017 RT @hqyoongs: you know what irks me? the fact that everyone tweets about manchester the minute it happens, but then they ignore jakarta and?
From @a_Jakowicka on Wed May 24 23:00:50 EDT 2017 @Polennieuwsnl @Kom_Obr_Dem Also in Syria. But we don't want strangers who don't respect our rules and expose Poles to danger.
From @MatrixInMotion on Wed May 24 23:00:49 EDT 2017 RT @Onision: When they kill innocent people, we call them terrorists. When we kill innocent people? No tweets from you. GG hero. https://t.?
From @Hatina_Chan on Wed May 24 23:00:49 EDT 2017 RT @alexpolancos: First, Manchester then Marawi then Bangkok then Syria and now, Kampung Melayu in Jakarta, Indonesia. We all need WORLD PE?
From @millvsSPQR on Wed May 24 23:00:49 EDT 2017 RT @lex_looper: Yesterday a bomb hit Syria & killed 68 people. Perfect example of how global solidarity only comes into play when westerner?
From @angelichelena on Wed May 24 23:00:47 EDT 2017 RT @RealJack: Before attack, Manchester bomber traveled to Libya & Syria Dad was arrested in Libya But a temporary travel ban is "xenoph?
From @chorizodolan on Wed May 24 23:00:47 EDT 2017 RT @JaiBrooks1: 68 children among dead in Syria after a bomb attack, keep these children in your thoughts and prayers. Lost young innocent?
From @juhixgulati on Wed May 24 23:00:46 EDT 2017 RT @JaiBrooks1: 68 children among dead in Syria after a bomb attack, keep these children in your thoughts and prayers. Lost young innocent?
From @dyme__ on Wed May 24 23:00:46 EDT 2017 RT @JaiBrooks1: 68 children among dead in Syria after a bomb attack, keep these children in your thoughts and prayers. Lost young innocent?
From @dougpechacek123 on Wed May 24 23:00:44 EDT 2017 RT @JaiBrooks1: 68 children among dead in Syria after a bomb attack, keep these children in your thoughts and prayers. Lost young innocent?