Basic Information of Syria Country/Region

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Country/Region Basic Information

Country Name Syria
English Name Syria (Syrian Arab Republic)
Other Spellings
Syrian Arab Republic
Al-Jumhūrīyah Al-ʻArabīyah As-Sūrīyah
Own Country Name سوريا (الجمهورية العربية السورية)
National Flag Nation Flag
National Emblem coat of arms
Capital Damascus
Starts Every Week on Monday
Capital Coordinates 33.5,36.3
Land Area 185,180
Population 17,500,657
2-Letter Country Code SY
3-Letter Country Code SYR
Country Numeric Code 760
Time Zone UTC+02:00
Latitude and Longitude 35,38
Official Language [ara]Arabic
International Dialing Code +963
Primary Currency [SYP]Syrian pound (£)
Independence Yes
Landlocked No
UN Member Yes
Top-Level Domain (TLD) .sy,سوريا.
Region Asia
Subregion Western Asia
Continent Asia
Neighboring Countries Iraq Israel Jordan Lebanon Turkey