A 19-year-old from Syria confessed to assaulting a man wearing a skullcap in the German capital as his trial opened Tuesday in a case that gave rise to concerns about rising anti-Semitism and prompted demonstrations in the streets.
Miriam Karout. Fox News. Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:01:01 GMT.
According to US State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert, Lavrov and Pompeo had discussed "issues and concerns related to Syria and the bilateral relationship"
Tass. Tue, 19 Jun 2018 03:25:38 +0300.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian state media, citing a military source, reported on Monday that U.S.-led coalition aircraft had bombed "one of our military positions" in eastern Syria, leading to deaths and injuries, but the U.S. ...
Reuters. Sun, 17 Jun 2018 19:57:41 -0400.
Artifacts removed from one of the oldest synagogues in the world have gone missing from the Syrian capital after neighborhood officials said they gave them to commanders of a rebel group who never returned them
ABC News. Sun, 17 Jun 2018 07:40:14 -0400.
The United Nations' global chemical weapons watchdog said Wednesday it has confirmed the banned nerve agent sarin and chlorine were "very likely" used in an attack in northern Syria last year. ...
Voice of America. Wed, 13 Jun 2018 13:44:21 -0400.
THE HAGUE (AFP) - The world's chemical weapons watchdog said on Wednesday (June 13) deadly sarin and chlorine were used in two separate attacks in the village of Latamneh in northwestern Syria in March last year.
Straits Times. Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:27:36 +0800.
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.