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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Approximately 2,000 nationals of the Commonwealth of Independent States are detained in the north-east of the Syrian Arab Republic. Since the beginning of 2019, 524 nationals, almost all women and children, were repatriated by Kazakhstan, 156 by Uzbekistan and 84 by Tajikistan.
Ambassador of the Syrian Arab Republic to the Sultanate.
The statement also affirmed "the Kingdom's keenness on the continuity of its relations with the Syrian Arab Republic and stresses the significance of enhancing and activating the Arab role in order to maintain Syria's independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity and avert the hazards of regional interference in its internal affairs and progress".
"While the Embassy of the Syrian Arab Republic to the Kingdom of Bahrain is carrying out its duties.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs affirmed the keenness of Bahrain on the continuation of relations with the Syrian Arab Republic and on the importance of enhancing the Arab role and activating it in order to preserve Syria's independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity and to prevent the dangers of regional interference in its internal affairs and progress.
The move underscores the keenness of the UAE government to restore relations between the two countries to their normal course in order to strengthen and activate the Arab role in supporting the independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Syrian Arab Republic and to prevent the dangers of regional interference in Syrian Arab affairs.
"In taking this decision, I have consulted broadly, including with the Government of the Syrian Arab Republic," reads the letter.
'Four Russian servicemen were killed by militant fire in the Syrian Arab Republic,' the defence ministry said in a statement carried by agencies.
"Religious leaders in different countries and their nationalities are called today to unite their discourse and guide it towards spreading the spirit of love and peace which represents the essence of Islam," Jaafari said during a meeting with Sheikh Ahmed Badr al-Din Hassoun, the Mufti of the Syrian Arab Republic. He stressed that "adopting the principle of moderation plays a major role in combating terrorism, spreading the values of coexistence and preventing the spread of extremist ideas that develop into acts of terrorism that kill innocent people,".
Saad Zakhia will serve as extraordinary and plenipotentiary ambassador of Lebanon to the Syrian Arab Republic, taking over from Farah Berri, who served as charge d'affaires, the state-run Syrian Arab News Agency reported.