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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 @Rojname_com on Sun Dec 16 17:57:05 EST 2018 UPDATE: SDF rejects #Peshmerga offer to bolster Syria-Turkey bord https://t.co/A4jf0Hc88J
From @MonicaConCuba on Sun Dec 16 17:57:04 EST 2018 RT @SyrianLionesss: Quneitra Reconstruction: ? 90 damaged water wells, 46 restored since liberation ? 26 out of 76 water reservoirs restor?
From @CampagoTeam on Sun Dec 16 17:57:03 EST 2018 RT @mod_russia: #SYRIA Bulletin of the Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides and Refugee Migration Monitoring in the Syrian Arab Repu?
From @Patsy01500587 on Sun Dec 16 17:57:02 EST 2018 PART 2) THE MONEY CHANGERS, Armegeddon will take place in Megiddo & it will take Israel 7 Months to bury the fr? https://t.co/5LwX4yqUQB
From @slmtk00 on Sun Dec 16 17:56:52 EST 2018 RT @worldonalert: #Syria: #YPG terrorists have attacked a marketplace in #Afrin City with a car bomb today. Dozens of civilians were killed?
From @GingerKurd on Sun Dec 16 17:56:48 EST 2018 "Syria dependent republic on Turkey" olsun devletin ad?. Kabul edenler, etmeyenler, kabul edilmi?tir. https://t.co/GkZlk7REEs
From @kpopson1 on Sun Dec 16 17:56:43 EST 2018 Nine Killed In Car Bomb InáSyria https://t.co/OVdMgGrjmn
From @crestgist on Sun Dec 16 17:56:42 EST 2018 Nine Killed In Car Bomb InáSyria https://t.co/5b3mZRF8pU
From @BMoon_bee on Sun Dec 16 17:56:41 EST 2018 RT @worldonalert: #Syria: #YPG terrorists have attacked a marketplace in #Afrin City with a car bomb today. Dozens of civilians were killed?
From @ZeynepAltayli on Sun Dec 16 17:56:40 EST 2018 RT @RT_Erdogan: It is necessary to avoid any faits accomplis under the pretext of fighting terrorism and to resist separatist efforts that?
From @explorenaija1 on Sun Dec 16 17:56:38 EST 2018 Nine Killed In Car Bomb InáSyria https://t.co/hLBMyXXHK5
From @JoeCostello on Sun Dec 16 17:56:38 EST 2018 @RyanAFournier @tamaraj59082888 @RyanAFournier NO NO -Why Are USA Troops In Syria? Congress Declared No War! It's? https://t.co/NWNNdXRXVe
From @wsscherk on Sun Dec 16 17:56:36 EST 2018 RT @Free_Media_Hub: ?Get out and tell the world?: Marie Colvin's life and death in Syria's war zone | Middle East Eye https://t.co/R3Yu8ADN?