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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 @RaaH__vs on Thu Apr 18 09:10:39 EDT 2019 RT @LopesInsights: A different geography provokes a different reaction. Notre Dame d'Alep, Syria, 1300 years of history. Who cares? https:/?
From @woohoo9 on Thu Apr 18 09:10:39 EDT 2019 RT @charliekirk11: Obama: Killed hundreds of innocents with endless drone strikes Let Syria gas its citizens Oversaw the rise and expans?
From @AddiClaudine on Thu Apr 18 09:10:35 EDT 2019 RT @JewishPress: Russia Denies Removing Remains of Renowned Israeli Spy Eli Cohen from Syria - https://t.co/yb7avrlHDz @JewishPress https:/?
From @LadislausFrank on Thu Apr 18 09:10:34 EDT 2019 RT @7piliers: "There is no excuse for governments to abandon children and other nationals held without charge in squalid conditions" @Pears?
From @sakepape on Thu Apr 18 09:10:31 EDT 2019 RT @LopesInsights: A different geography provokes a different reaction. Notre Dame d'Alep, Syria, 1300 years of history. Who cares? https:/?
From @ibnussaliha on Thu Apr 18 09:10:24 EDT 2019 RT @THE_47th: Bashar Assad's niece (Assef Shawkat's daughter's) bank account frozen in #London. #Syria https://t.co/gT2kLHJNQo
From @moelzz on Thu Apr 18 09:10:19 EDT 2019 RT @AzzamIzzulhaq: Ada banyak doa dan harap dipanjatkan dari negeri-negeri yg rakyatnya sedang terzhalimi untuk Indonesia. Palestina, Yaman?
From @LeftSocialist on Thu Apr 18 09:10:06 EDT 2019 @communicipalist @kcldav43 @TheWarOnYou I was on Facebook some girl sent me a reply, it said and he's in trouble wi? https://t.co/tBuIaPcDqJ
From @LiechtensteinUN on Thu Apr 18 09:10:00 EDT 2019 Head of #Syria #accountability mechanism #IIIM Catherine Marchi-Uhel will present IIIM reports in #UNGA plenary mee? https://t.co/1DnhygTmPB
From @THEDOMINION_1 on Thu Apr 18 09:09:58 EDT 2019 @C11ler93 Bani Makhzum live in Syria and in Saudi Arabia not mentioned are they to live in Somalia what a joke https://t.co/tjMWnmA96L
From @RadyoKewra on Thu Apr 18 09:09:58 EDT 2019 RT @VolunteerReport: AFRIN, AFRIN, AFRIN ??? !!! A group of displaced #Afrin residents gathered in front of the #Russian military post in?