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In Syria

When was Syria established?

  Syria gained its independence in April 1946 from France. However, before that the region of "Greater Syria" (Bilad al-Sham or the countries of the north) consisted of th (MORE)
In Syria

What can you do in Syria?

I recently went to Syria and it was great. Some sights to see are: Palmyra, Baalbek, Alleppo, and of course Damascues. Oh, and definitely shop in the souks (market places). Wh (MORE)

Is there oil in Syria?

About 5% of the Worlds oil but 25% of the Syrian Economy.... the  main oil was found by Iraq Oil a consortium of Shell, Exxon, BP and  two smaller companies in 1933. Then th (MORE)