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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 @bodhibrian on Wed Oct 16 06:21:57 EDT 2019 RT @Syricide: Going to be interesting to watch the west's narrative dance between the #SAA defending #Kurds in #Manbij while "butchering #S?
From @malikanura876 on Wed Oct 16 06:21:57 EDT 2019 @trtworld @RTErdogan do whatever it takes to restore PEACE in Syria for the future of those children who need safet? https://t.co/Wt0Da41lSk
From @MinnieBookgal on Wed Oct 16 06:21:57 EDT 2019 RT @juliamacfarlane: From Syria contacts: 300,000 are now refugees due to the Turkish invasion of Syria. All international humanitarian org?
From @XloveUSA on Wed Oct 16 06:21:57 EDT 2019 RT @Franklin_Graham: Urgent need for prayer. @VP @Mike_Pence leaves tomorrow for Turkey to try to get Turkish President Erdogan to stop his?
From @AliKul61024520 on Wed Oct 16 06:21:56 EDT 2019 RT @mt_goksu: #TwitterCensorsTRTWorld https://t.co/ohSaS8oRDh
From @Meemie24 on Wed Oct 16 06:21:56 EDT 2019 RT @matthewjdowd: Tulsi Gabbard blamed everyone except Assad for the loss of life in Syria.
From @AmericaArrow on Wed Oct 16 06:21:55 EDT 2019 RT @SimonMarksFSN: In one answer Biden manages to confuse Syria with Iraq, and then confuses Syria with Iran.
From @StevenNorthcot1 on Wed Oct 16 06:21:55 EDT 2019 RT @CB618444: U do realize the old folks that run the #Democrat party r the ones that spit on #Vietnam veterans. Now they spit on @POTUS 4?
From @mesutsatr on Wed Oct 16 06:21:55 EDT 2019 RT @Gulnuray: President @RTErdogan ?s oped in @WSJ ?the Turkish military, together with the Syrian National Army, will remove all terrorist?
From @radeonrx5950xt on Wed Oct 16 06:21:55 EDT 2019 RT @sahouraxo: We?ve said since day one there?s no such thing as ?moderate rebels? in #Syria, and mainstream media smeared us as ?conspirac?
From @bethtim2012 on Wed Oct 16 06:21:55 EDT 2019 RT @catturd2: Reminder ... 500,000 people died in Syria while Obama was President. Remember all the doctored ABC war footage and scary h?
From @Chidozan on Wed Oct 16 06:21:55 EDT 2019 RT @RichardEngel: This is a shocking dynamic that history will not forget. The Kurds say they are facing ethnic cleansing by a NATO country?
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From @AliOsma35051457 on Wed Oct 16 06:21:54 EDT 2019 RT @TRTWorldNow: ?Of the six million who fled Syria, four million actually came to Turkey. Let us not forget, almost all of these refugees?
From @carnelld on Wed Oct 16 06:21:53 EDT 2019 Benny @bennyjohnson TULSI GABBARD nukes CNN and the New York Times to THEIR FACE for: - Cheering on regime change? https://t.co/bEDqz9B3TO