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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 @Magpietilidie on Sat Feb 23 10:45:34 EST 2019 RT @yashar: I hate the term "ISIS Brides" - unless they were kidnapped and taken to Syria/Iraq or they were underage, they are terrorists..?
From @ronportnoir on Sat Feb 23 10:45:28 EST 2019 RT @DrJillStein: Does Trump want #Venezuela to be another Syria? Civil war going on 8 years has killed 500K people & created over 5M refuge?
From @sunshineleivas on Sat Feb 23 10:45:24 EST 2019 RT @HOVcampaign: They lied about #Iran They lied about #Vietnam They lied about #Chile They lied about #Iraq They lied about #Afghanistan T?
From @rowdyh1 on Sat Feb 23 10:45:23 EST 2019 RT @rowdyh1: @joer_and1 @clintgriffindot @nytimes So I asked a question. If you are such a believer in the wars in Syria and Afghanistan do?
From @mradipek on Sat Feb 23 10:45:23 EST 2019 RT @ElianeAlhussein: @mustefabali , a member of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (#SDF), carries a baby followed by a woman after f?
From @win4r on Sat Feb 23 10:45:22 EST 2019 @dancohen3000 @HelenaVillarRT here we go again. Bet they are ready to gun down a few Venezuelan soldiers and creat? https://t.co/t0lmeWvwcK
From @UnderTheWireMov on Sat Feb 23 10:45:22 EST 2019 RT @pritchard_ellie: @firas_alhnosh For those in the UK, Paul Conroy's extraordinary documentary retelling of the experience is still avail?
From @Khitam_syria on Sat Feb 23 10:45:21 EST 2019 @RTarabic ??????? ???? ?????? ????????? ?????? ????? ????? ????? ??????
From @Stephyfleurss on Sat Feb 23 10:45:21 EST 2019 RT @fallasteen: May Allah shower his blessings upon the innocent lives lost in Syria, the oppressed Muslims in China.The 100's slaughtered?
From @canimvatanimtc on Sat Feb 23 10:45:17 EST 2019 RT @abdbozkurt: I wrote about al-Qaeda supply chain in Turkey where militants provide logistics for their fighters in Syria. They were free?
From @MillicentMacMI6 on Sat Feb 23 10:45:14 EST 2019 RT @yashar: I hate the term "ISIS Brides" - unless they were kidnapped and taken to Syria/Iraq or they were underage, they are terrorists..?