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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 @HottestOfHeads on Tue Nov 21 22:45:27 EST 2017 @CBCNews So. Is Jihadi Trudeau doing anything about it? Oh no? Why not? Oh that's right. He's busy making the beds? https://t.co/NiVeeGh0Uo
From @LAHT on Tue Nov 21 22:45:22 EST 2017 Trump, Putin Have Lengthy Phone Talk on Syria, Terrorism, North Korea https://t.co/FmsxPgrHmg
From @FighterPhillip on Tue Nov 21 22:45:21 EST 2017 @miladvisor Soviet union helped Assad's father in 1950,Putin helped Syria again in 2017
From @Hansmax56 on Tue Nov 21 22:45:21 EST 2017 RT @SenJohnMcCain: This demonstrates yet again @POTUS mistakenly believes the US & #Russia share interests - and it's further evidence we d?
From @syaazulkfli on Tue Nov 21 22:45:20 EST 2017 RT @capt_danishz: Anak anak Syria, aku minta maaf. Kami di sini sibuk dgn Moba, sibuk dgn Fifa18, terhegeh hegeh berbicara soal jodoh, crus?
From @GantMichael on Tue Nov 21 22:45:18 EST 2017 RT @SenJohnMcCain: This demonstrates yet again @POTUS mistakenly believes the US & #Russia share interests - and it's further evidence we d?
From @JetsFan1966 on Tue Nov 21 22:45:15 EST 2017 RT @funder: Trump just had another call with Putin, this time about Syria. A day after Putin met with Syria?s Assad. Sinister as hell. Why?
From @NYCBroadwayBaby on Tue Nov 21 22:45:12 EST 2017 RT @NYDailyNews: President Trump had an hour-long talk with Vladimir Putin a day after the Russian leader had a rare face-to-face meeting w?
From @Rojname_com on Tue Nov 21 22:45:12 EST 2017 ISIS Has Been Militarily Defeated in Iraq and Syria https://t.co/ZQpN6spzII
From @Rojname_com on Tue Nov 21 22:45:07 EST 2017 Syria?s Arab, Kurdish Women Join Forces to Fight for Future https://t.co/O8p8czpuLJ #English
From @MaeyCat on Tue Nov 21 22:45:05 EST 2017 RT @AFP: #UPDATE Russia's Putin briefs US President Trump on Syria after surprise Assad talks https://t.co/ovsoE1JmWd
From @laramimi on Tue Nov 21 22:45:03 EST 2017 RT @AmarAmarasingam: 4. In terms of women, I have been able to confirm about 10-12 women who have gone. Not an exhaustive list. But, it's c?
From @RadioPakistan on Tue Nov 21 22:45:03 EST 2017 #Russia's Putin hosts Assad in fresh drive for #Syria peace deal https://t.co/q34g8vzlfa https://t.co/xXLUQ4HIUi
From @Malintenzionat1 on Tue Nov 21 22:45:00 EST 2017 RT @Free_Media_Hub: https://t.co/PpRh4Zm2nh
From @jfg1125 on Tue Nov 21 22:44:59 EST 2017 RT @WestWingReport: White House neglected to mention that President Trump spent an hour on the phone w/Russia's Putin today. Kremlin press?