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Syria (Arabic: سوريا ‎ Sūriyā), officially the Syrian Arab Republic (Arabic: الجمهورية العربية السورية ‎ al-Jumhūrīyah al-ʻArabīyah as-Sūrīyah), is a country in Western Asia, bordering Lebanon and the Mediterranean Sea to the west, Turkey to the north, Iraq to the east, Jordan to the south, and Israel to the southwest.

Two US soldiers, a defence department civilian official and contractor were killed, US Central Command confirms

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Syria, country located on the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea in southwestern Asia.Its area includes territory in the Golan Heights that has been occupied by Israel since 1967. The present area does not coincide with ancient Syria, which was the strip of fertile land lying between the eastern Mediterranean coast and the desert of northern Arabia.

The U.S. Withdrawal From Syria: Here's the Latest . If anyone had any illusions about just how complicated a U.S. withdrawal from Syria might be, they were unlikely to retain them after the latest ...

More than 250,000 Syrians have lost their lives in four-and-a-half years of armed conflict, which began with anti-government protests before escalating into a full-scale civil war. More than 11 ...

In Depth Syria crisis. Complete coverage of the multi-front war in the heart of the Middle East

More information about Syria is available on the Syria Page and from other Department of State publications and other sources listed at the end of this fact sheet.. U.S.-SYRIA RELATIONS. The United States established diplomatic relations with Syria in 1944 following U.S. determination that Syria had achieved effective independence from a French-administered mandate.

Stay up to date with all the latest news on Syria with comprehensive reporting, analysis, video and photos from The Telegraph.

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Syria >> Frederik Questier - Photo: 20051219-124601 Syria Damascus Al Azem palace museum

Syria >> Frederik Questier - Photo: 20051219-124601 Syria Damascus Al Azem palace museum

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Syria >> Pope prays for Syria, Korea in Easter service

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Syria >> 'Will I die, miss?' Terrified Syrian boy suffers suspected gas attack - CNN

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Syria >> Civilization Past & Present - Illustrations

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Syria >> Frederik Questier - Photo: 20051223-122030 Syria Crac des Chevaliers

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Syria >> Panoramio - Photo of Convent of Lady of Saydnaya

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Syria >> ROA140527220.JPG | Alessio Romenzi

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Syria >> Syria Highlights | Quran Rack in Umayyad Mosque | 2007-09-30-083.tif

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Syria >> Panoramio - Photo of Antakya Turkey

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