Syria photos copyrighted by: Brian McMorrow
The Syrian Arab Republic is located in the western part of Asia overlooking the
Mediterranean Basin. Ancient Syria was conquered by Egypt about 1500 B.C., and after that
by Hebrews, Assyrians, Chaldeans, Persians, and Alexander the Great of Macedonia.
Damascus is Syria's capital city. Other important cities are Aleppo, Hama, Homs and
Lattakia. Ports are Baniyas, Jablah, Latakia and Tartous.
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