Official name: Syrian Arab Republic
Capital: Damascus
Major cities: Aleppo, Homs, Latakia, Hama
Population: 22,5 million
Official language(s): Modern Standard Arabic
Languages: Syrian Arabic, Kurdish, Armenian
Government: Republic
President: Bashar al-Assad
Religion: Islam(88%), Christianity
Currency: Syrian pound
Time zone: UTC+02
Area: 185.180 km²
Internet TLD: .sy
International dialling code: +963
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Arabic Courses

Study Arabic in Damascus. Courses in Modern Standard Arabic or Syrian Colloquial Arabic.

Syrian Media

Read Syrian newspapers, watch Syrian television and listen to Syrian radio.