The Russian military said Tuesday that its forces in Syria will help U.N. peacekeepers fully restore patrols along the volatile frontier between Syria and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.
Dmitry Kozlov and Sergei Grits. Fox News. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 12:39:24 GMT.
Syrian government officials vowed Monday to ensure the safe return of refugees and urged Western countries to encourage the process by lifting sanctions. ...
Voice of America. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 19:19:06 -0400.
IDLIB, SYRIA (AFP) - An antiquities museum in Syria's rebel-held province of Idlib said to house one of the world's oldest dictionaries reopened on Monday (Aug 13) after five years, an AFP correspondent said.
Straits Times. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 02:30:48 +0800.
An explosion at a weapons depot in a rebel-held town in northwest Syria killed at least 39 civilians including a dozen children, a monitor said.The explosion happened in the town of Sarmada, which is near the Turkish border ...
New Zealand Herald. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 11:40:33 +1200.
Facts About Syria
The Syrian Arab Republic, located in southwest Asia, is governed by
a head of state and government plus one legislative house.
Its capital city is Damascus, and its currency is the Syrian Pound.
The primary language used in Syria is Arabic, and in 2007,
Syria's estimated population was 19,048,000. Approximately 75% of
Syrians are Arab, 7% are Bedouin Arab, 7% are Kurdish, and 11% are other ethnicities.