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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)

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Syria Tweets

From @martinpiracy on Sun Jun 16 19:29:14 EDT 2019 RT @MatthewStadlen: A gentle reminder as @RoryStewartUK makes his pitch for compassionate, sensible Conservatism, that he voted against the?
From @GorillaEatzPie on Sun Jun 16 19:29:03 EDT 2019 @angryxmastrees Hating on Lebanon, but desperately want it to be part of Syria. ?
From @Specialforceulm on Sun Jun 16 19:28:52 EDT 2019 New "terrorist" network planing attacks inside rebel-held Idlib. #Syria #Idlib https://t.co/jmz3UgyF7N
From @joshbellace on Sun Jun 16 19:28:50 EDT 2019 RT @Cernovich: If social media didn?t exist, the U.S. would be at war in Iran, and Syria, too. https://t.co/9CZ3Cw6Y2U
From @talktoolumide on Sun Jun 16 19:28:47 EDT 2019 RT @khal2m_ukay: May the killings stop in #Zamfara May the killings stop in #Sudan May the killings stop in #Syria May the killings stop in?
From @soccerdhg on Sun Jun 16 19:28:32 EDT 2019 RT @hadialbahra: Five tankers of #Iranian crude have arrived at the port of #Baniyas since early May, according to commercial satellite ima?
From @MvpEric on Sun Jun 16 19:28:29 EDT 2019 RT @Cernovich: If social media didn?t exist, the U.S. would be at war in Iran, and Syria, too. https://t.co/9CZ3Cw6Y2U