Flag of Syria


Population: 17.500 Million

President: Bashar al-Assad

Capital: Damascus

Area: 185,180 km2 (71,500 sq mi)

Constitution: April 17, 1946

Did you know...

...that Damascus is the oldest continually inhabited city in the world?

...that the two stars in the Syrian Flag represent the previous union between Syria and Egypt?

...that the largest lake in Syria is man-made?