Syria Facts: 44 Interesting Facts About Syria

Last updated on November 13th, 2017

References:

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  • http://www.aljazeera.com/news/middleeast/2011/11/201111121342948333.html
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  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cradle_of_civilization
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  • http://www.britannica.com/place/Palmyra-Syria
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Assad
  • http://www.britannica.com/topic/Great-Mosque-of-Damascus
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  • http://www.discoverislamicart.org/pm_partner.php?id=Mus01;sy&type=museum
  • http://www.britannica.com/event/Jasmine-Revolution
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arak_(drink)
  • http://www.atour.com/education/20010329a.html
  • http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/22/
  • https://www.library.cornell.edu/colldev/mideast/popsyr.htm
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  • http://www.nytimes.com/1981/09/29/science/the-mystery-of-damascus-steel-appears-solved.html
  • http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/damask
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Qasioun
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