Syrian Arab Republic


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Noun1.Syrian Arab Republic - an Asian republic in the Middle East at the east end of the MediterraneanSyrian Arab Republic - an Asian republic in the Middle East at the east end of the Mediterranean; site of some of the world's most ancient centers of civilization
Popular Struggle Front, PSF - a terrorist group of radical Palestinians who split with al-Fatah in 1967 but now have close relations with al-Fatah; staged terrorist attacks against Israel across the Lebanese border
Arab League - an international organization of independent Arab states formed in 1945 to promote cultural and economic and military and political and social cooperation
Middle East, Mideast, Near East - the area around the eastern Mediterranean; from Turkey to northern Africa and eastward to Iran; the site of such ancient civilizations as Phoenicia and Babylon and Egypt and the birthplace of Judaism and Christianity and Islam; had continuous economic and political turmoil in the 20th century; "the Middle East is the cradle of Western civilization"
capital of Syria, Damascus, Dimash - an ancient city (widely regarded as the world's oldest) and present capital and largest city of Syria; according to the New Testament, the Apostle Paul (then known as Saul) underwent a dramatic conversion on the road to Damascus
Alep, Aleppo, Halab - a city in northwestern Syria
Al Ladhiqiyah, Latakia - a seaport on the western coast of Syria
Kurdistan - an extensive geographical region in the Middle East to the south of the Caucasus
Syrian Desert - a desert of northern Arabia occupying western Iraq, southern Syria, eastern Jordan, and northern Saudi Arabia
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
Euphrates, Euphrates River - a river in southwestern Asia; flows into the Persian Gulf; was important in the development of several great civilizations in ancient Mesopotamia
Tigris, Tigris River - an Asian river; a tributary of the Euphrates River
Syrian - a native or inhabitant of Syria
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The meeting reviewed aspects of the the existing bilateral cooperation between the Sultanate and their countries and means of enhancing and developing them in various fields in the framework of the good relations banding the Sultanate with the Swiss Confederation and the Syrian Arab Republic.
Muscat: His Highness Sayyid Asa'ad bin Tariq Al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for International Relations and Cooperation Affairs and Personal Representative of His Majesty the Sultan received separately in his office on Tuesday Stefano Lazzarotto, Ambassador of the Swiss Confederation to the Sultanate and Bassam Saif Eddin Al Khatib, Ambassador of the Syrian Arab Republic to the Sultanate.
The Syrian Arab Republic government initially authorized 14 days for the team to conduct site assessments, casualty interviews, and sampling.
The Secretary-General appreciates the cooperation of the Government of the Syrian Arab Republic and commends the Member States that provided crucial support to the process, as well as the United Nations-Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons Joint Mission for its leadership and commitment.
Wild poliovirus had not been detected in the Syrian Arab Republic since 1999," WHO said.
The letter said that the debate should be held on "the deteriorating situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic, and the recent killings in Al-Qusair.
The Arabic-language news network Al Jazeera yesterday reported that the Charge d'Affaires of the Syrian Arab Republic in Cyprus, Lamia al-Hariri, who took up her post in Nicosia in 2010, has defected and left for Qatar.
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Speaking on the sidelines of the event, the Syrian Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain, Suleiman Sarra said, "We wholeheartedly welcome Gulf Air expanding its network into the Syrian Arab Republic.
ISLAMABAD, January 07, 2010 (Frontier Star): President Asif Ali Zardari will start his two day official to the Syrian Arab Republic from today (Friday).
ISLAMABAD, January 07, 2010 (Balochistan Times): President Asif Ali Zardari will start his two day official to the Syrian Arab Republic from today (Friday).
Summary: CNPC President Jiang Jiemin and the Minister of Petroleum & Mineral Resources of Syrian Arab Republic signed two agreements at Syrian Prime Minister House.