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Syria
Coordinates: 35°N 38°E / 35°N 38°E / 35; 38 SyriaSyria (i/ˈsɪ.riə/; Arabic: سوريا‎‎ Sūriyā), officially known as the SyriaSyrian Arab Republic (Arabic: الجمهورية العربية
May 22nd 2017



Roman Syria
Syria was an early Roman province, annexed to the Roman Republic in 64 BC by Pompey in the Third Mithridatic War, following the defeat of Armenian King
May 18th 2017



History of Syria
The history of Syria covers the developments in the region of Syria (Greek: Συρία) and modern Syrian Arab Republic. Syria most likely derives from the
May 4th 2017



Syria (region)
The historic region of Syria (Hieroglyphic Luwian: Sura/i; Greek: Συρία; in modern literature called Greater Syria, Syria-Palestine, or the Levant) is
May 21st 2017



Jordan–Syria relations
Relations between neighbours Jordan and Syria have ancient roots as Jordan was historically the southern part of Syria.[citation needed] The two states were
Sep 28th 2016



Coele-Syria
Roman Imperial Roman province, see Syria-Coele Syria Coele (Roman province). Coele-Syria, Coele Syria, Coelesyria (Greek: Κοίλη Συρία, Koilē Syria), also rendered as Coelosyria
Jan 8th 2017



Greater Syria
concept. For the geographic area, see Syria (region). For other uses, see Syria (disambiguation). Greater Syria (Arabic: سوريّة الكبرى‎‎; also Arabic:
Apr 22nd 2017



Outline of Syria
of Syria Birds of Syria Mammals of Syria Glaciers of Syria Islands of Syria Lakes of Syria Mountains of Syria Volcanoes in Syria Rivers in Syria Waterfalls
May 8th 2017



Christianity in Syria
ChristiansChristians in Syria make up about 11.2% of the population. The country's largest Christian denomination is the Orthodox Church of Antioch (known as the
May 7th 2017



Women in Syria
Women in Syria constitute 49.4% of Syria's population. In the 21st century, the conflict in Syria has had a negative impact on women and their rights,
May 16th 2017



Terrorism in Syria
Syrian-Arab-Republic">The Syrian Arab Republic has been a victim of terrorism. Since the start of the Syrian-Civil-WarSyrian Civil War, Syria has been swept by multiple terrorist acts, initiated
May 19th 2017



Syria–United States relations
SyriaUnited States relations are officially non-existent. Relations have been suspended since 2012 due to the Syrian Civil War. Priority issues between
Apr 19th 2017



American-led intervention in Syria
During the Syrian Civil War, which began in 2011, the United States first supplied the rebels of the Free Syrian Army with non-lethal aid (including food
May 22nd 2017



Israel–Syria relations
IsraelSyria relations refers to diplomatic and economic relations between Israel and Syria. The two countries have since the establishment of the State
May 19th 2017



Iraq–Syria relations
IraqSyria relations are marked by long-shared cultural and political links, as well as regional rivalry. The two countries took their present form after
Feb 9th 2017



Kurds in Syria
Kurds in Syria refers to people born in or residing in Syria who are of Kurdish origin. The Kurds are the largest ethnic minority in Syria, comprising
May 20th 2017



Syrian Civil War
Syrian-Civil-War">The Syrian Civil War (Arabic: الحرب الأهلية السورية‎‎, Al-ḥarb al-ʼahliyyah as-sūriyyah) is an ongoing multi-sided armed conflict in Syria fought primarily
May 23rd 2017



Serbia–Syria relations
SerbiaSyria relations are foreign relations between Serbia and Syria. Serbia has an embassy in Damascus. Syria has an embassy in Belgrade. Also Syria is
Feb 14th 2014



Economy of Syria
The economy of Syria is based on agriculture, oil, industry and services. Its GDP per capita expanded 80% in the 1960s reaching a peak of 336% of total
May 11th 2017



Telecommunications in Syria
Syrian-Ministry">The Syrian Ministry of Communications retains governmental authority over the internet in Syria. Prior to the Syrian civil war, telecommunications in Syria
Mar 11th 2017



Armenians in Syria
Armenians">The Armenians in Syria are Syrian citizens of either full or partial Armenian descent. Syria and the surrounding areas have often served as a refuge for
May 1st 2017



Russia–Syria relations
RussiaSyria relations refers to the bilateral relationship between Russia and Syria. Russia has an embassy in Damascus and Syria has an embassy in Moscow
Mar 7th 2017



Lebanon–Syria relations
Lebanon-Syria Relations were officially established in October 2008 when Syrian President Bashar Assad issued a decree to establish diplomatic relations
Mar 14th 2017



Iran–Syria relations
Syria and Iran are strategic allies. Syria is usually called Iran's "closest ally", with ideological conflict between the Arab nationalism ideology of
May 5th 2017



Syrian Turkmen
Syrian-TurkmensSyrian Turkmens (also referred to as Syrian-TurkomansSyrian Turkomans or Syrian-TurksSyrian Turks) (Arabic: تركمان سوريا‎‎, Turkish: Suriye Türkleri or Suriye Türkmenleri) are Syrian
Apr 4th 2017



Flag of Syria
a result of the ongoing SyrianSyrian civil war, there are currently two governments claiming to be the de jure government of Syria, using different flags to
May 11th 2017



Malaysia–Syria relations
MalaysiaSyria relations are foreign relations between Malaysia and Syria. The Federation of Malaya and Syria established diplomatic relations in 1958. Syria
Apr 25th 2017



State of Syria (1924–30)
The State of Syria (French: Etat de Syrie, Arabic: دولة سوريا‎‎ Dawlat Sūriyā) was a French Mandate state declared on 1 December 1924 from the union of
May 5th 2017



Syrians
SyrianSyriansSyrianSyrians (Arabic: سوريون‎‎), also known as the SyrianSyrian people (Arabic: الشعب السوري‎‎ ALA-LC: al-sha‘ab al-Sūrī; Syriac: ܣܘܪܝܝܢ‎) are the inhabitants of
May 15th 2017



Pakistan–Syria relations
PakistanSyria relations are the historic, international, and bilateral relations between Syria and Pakistan. Through the ancient civilization exchange
Oct 31st 2016



French Mandate for Syria and the Lebanon
Mandate">The Mandate for Syria and the Lebanon (French: Mandat francais pour la Syrie et le Liban; Arabic: الانتداب الفرنسي على سوريا ولبنان‎‎ al-intidāb al-fransi
May 16th 2017



Syria Palaestina
Syria Palaestina was a Roman province between 135 and about 390. It was established by the merger of Roman Syria and Roman Judaea, following the defeat
May 22nd 2017



Vienna peace talks for Syria
The Vienna peace talks for Syria, as of 14 November 2015 known as the talks of the International Syria Support Group (ISSG), are negotiations of foreign
Mar 11th 2017



Syrian Armed Forces
Syrian Arab Armed Forces (Arabic: القوات المسلحة العربية السورية‎‎) are the military forces of the Syrian Arab Republic. They consist of the Syrian Arab
May 17th 2017



Denmark–Syria relations
DenmarkSyria relations are foreign relations between Denmark and Syria. Both countries established diplomatic relations on August 29, 1992. Denmark is
Mar 6th 2017



Muslim Brotherhood of Syria
This article refers to the Syrian organisation called the Muslim Brotherhood; for other organisations that use the same name, see the Muslim Brotherhood
Apr 27th 2017



Egypt–Syria relations
EgyptSyria relations are foreign relations between Egypt and Syria. Egypt has an embassy in Damascus. Syria has an embassy in Cairo. Both countries were
Apr 11th 2017



Council of Ministers (Syria)
2696167 The Cabinet of Syria is the chief executive body of the Syrian Arab Republic. According to the Constitution of Syria: Section 2 The Council
Apr 10th 2017



Syria–Turkey relations
Turkey shares its longest common border with Syria; various geographic and historical links also tie the two neighboring countries together. The traditional
Mar 21st 2017



Syria–Yemen relations
SyriaYemen relations refers to the current and historical relationship between Syria and Yemen. The two countries generally enjoy good relations. In
Jan 10th 2017



India–Syria relations
Bilateral relations between the India and Syria are historic where the two have ancient civilisational ties. Both countries were on the silk route through
Apr 17th 2017



Armenia–Syria relations
ArmenianArmenian–SyrianSyrian relations are foreign relations between Armenia and Syria. Armenia has an embassy in Damascus and a consulate general in Aleppo. In 1997
Oct 17th 2016



Friends of Syria Group
the Syrian-PeopleSyrian People (sometimes: Friends of Syria-GroupSyria Group or Friends of the Syrian-PeopleSyrian People Group or Friends of Syria Democratic Syria or simply Friends of Syria) is
Mar 10th 2017



Saudi Arabia–Syria relations
Saudi ArabiaSyria relations refer to diplomatic and economic relations between Saudi Arabia and Syria. Diplomatic ties between these two countries of
Dec 16th 2016



Human rights in Syria
The situation for human rights in Syria is considered exceptionally poor among international observers. A state of emergency was in effect from 1963 until
May 20th 2017



Indonesia–Syria relations
IndonesiaSyria relations was officially established in 1949, and it was among earliest international recognitions on Indonesian sovereignty. Both nations
Sep 20th 2016



Governorates of Syria
Syria Is a unitary state, but for administrative purposes, it is divided into fourteen governorates (muhafazat, singular muhafazah). The governorates
Apr 8th 2017



China–Syria relations
ChinaSyria relations are foreign relations between China and Syria. Diplomatic relations between both countries were established on August 1, 1956. China
Apr 17th 2017



Syria–Lebanon Campaign
The SyriaLebanon campaign, also known as Operation Exporter, was the British invasion of Vichy French Syria and Lebanon from JuneJuly 1941, during World
Apr 24th 2017



Eastern Orthodoxy in Syria
Eastern Orthodoxy in Syria represents Christians in Syria who are adherents of the Eastern Orthodox Church. The Eastern Orthodox and 'Greek' Catholic (Arabic:
Mar 29th 2017





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