Country: Syria Capital City: Damacus
As of: 2014
Eastern part is a rocky desert called al-badiyah. Most of the desert is a plateau.
North: Turkey South: Jabal Al-Drave Range
East: Iraq West: Lebanon, Isreal
1914: World war one begins and the Ottomans fight on the side of the Germans.
1946: Syria gains independence from France.
1974: Syria and Israel sign an agreement to end the war.
2013: The Syrian government sends chemical attacks on its on people.
"Syria." CultureGrams Kids Edition. ProQuest, 2014. Web. 31 Mar 2014.
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