Country Code SY Country code according to ISO-3166 Alpha-2

SY

ISO-3166 Alpha-2

SY is the two-letter country abbreviation for Syria.

Syria

SYR

Alpha-3

.sy

TLD

Map Center of Syria

Syria

Additional information for Syria

Continent

Asia

Capital

Damascus

Images Impressions from Syria

Faces of Damascus |
© Rures, flickr.com

Faces of Damascus |

Faces of Damascus |||
© Rures, flickr.com

Faces of Damascus |||

Maaloula
© Amer Jazaerli, flickr.com

Maaloula

Colonnade at Palmyra (III)
© isawnyu, flickr.com

Colonnade at Palmyra (III)

Triumphal Arch at Palmyra. (II)
© isawnyu, flickr.com

Triumphal Arch at Palmyra. (II)

Temple of Bel at Palmyra, Syria.
© isawnyu, flickr.com

Temple of Bel at Palmyra, Syria.

Interior view of the Temple of Baal in Palmyra, Syria. (II)
© isawnyu, flickr.com

Interior view of the Temple of Baal in Palmyra, Syria. (II)

Small Lizard on Ruins at Palmyra, Syria.
© isawnyu, flickr.com

Small Lizard on Ruins at Palmyra, Syria.

Surrounding countries e.g. for travel, flights

In the immediate vicinity of Syria are countries such as Lebanon, Iraq & Palestinian Territory.

Neighbouring Country

Lebanon
Country code LB

Neighbouring Country

Iraq
Country code IQ

approx. 447 km

Cyprus
Country code CY

Neighbouring Country

Jordan
Country code JO

Neighbouring Country

Israel
Country code IL

Neighbouring Country

Turkey
Country code TR

approx. 754 km

Armenia
Country code AM

approx. 897 km

Georgia
Country code GE

approx. 904 km

Azerbaijan
Country code AZ

approx. 909 km

Kuwait
Country code KW

approx. 1096 km

Egypt
Country code EG

approx. 1204 km

Iran
Country code IR

approx. 1296 km

Saudi Arabia
Country code SA

approx. 1334 km

Bahrain
Country code BH

approx. 1389 km

Bulgaria
Country code BG

approx. 1425 km

Qatar
Country code QA

approx. 1452 km

Greece
Country code GR

approx. 1570 km

Macedonia
Country code MK

approx. 1620 km

Ukraine
Country code UA

News on Twitter to Syria

RT

RT

BREAKING: #Russia’s Khmeimim airbase shelled by DOZENS of rockets, attack repelled – MOD https://t.co/hPWNq1ZFTn https://t.co/zvsqafX0nm

Joel Simon

Joel Simon

Journalist Austin Tice has been detained in Syria for for more than 6 years. His parents @MarcATice and Debra Tice… https://t.co/Rjkdf9oiNe

CBS Evening News

CBS Evening News

The intelligence about threats of a possible Iran attack, which U.S. officials called "real and urgent," warned of… https://t.co/dKnTfe13ia

MB

MB

RT @VardasGeorge: BBC News - Antiquities looted in Syria and Iraq are sold on Facebook https://t.co/jbZacOTwfS #Cultural heritage diluted t…

Finish Assad

Finish Assad

RT @EliseKeppler: Today, in "a major ruling, the ICC found that heads of state...are not immune from arrest. The decision helps to assure t…

anith_roslan

anith_roslan

RT @snhr: #SyrianRegime forces killed the displaced Bilal al Mendil in a bombing on al Bara village in #Idlib suburbs, May 7. #Syria https:…

Save the Children

Save the Children

RT @SaveAusNews: Syria: Yet again it appears children are among the innocents killed in a war waged by adults amid escalation of conflict i…

PenDraig

PenDraig

RT @lorraineSW1: Brit ISIS bride who lost arm and breast in air strike on Syria must be helped back to UK, say her family https://t.co/Gh27…

Becca Szymoniak

Becca Szymoniak

RT @Autrice: America stands with Israel! Iran is a terrorist nation. Iran Provoked Gaza Conflict To Distract From Syria | Zero Hedge http…

Sungmanitu2019 روح الذئب

Sungmanitu2019 روح الذئب

RT @Syria_Irl: BBC News - Syria war: UN alarm at escalation of hostilities in Idlib https://t.co/oY9m8k5DBR

Batool

Batool

RT @THE_47th: Pls spread the word and let world know what Assad and Putin are doing to population centers in #Syria. I know that mass crime…

Diane

Diane

RT @P4HR: PHR is seriously concerned about an escalation of attacks in #Syria's #Idlib province, including reports of attacks on #hospitals…

lalita petila

lalita petila

RT @rk70534: “If we were in Syria... the whole world would stand up and say: ‘Oh, how horrible. This is genocide.’ But because we’re in an…

Digital Journal

Digital Journal

Jihadists frustrate aid effort in northwest #Syria https://t.co/nsMr9yhgFn