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

Monument on the Coast of Syria, Plate II from Views in the Ottoman Dominions, in Europe, in Asia, and some of the Mediterranean islands (1810) illustrated by Luigi Mayer (1755-1803).
© Free Public Domain Illustrations by rawpixel, flickr.com

Monument on the Coast of Syria, Plate II from Views in the Ottoman Dominions, in Europe, in Asia, and some of the Mediterranean islands (1810) illustrated by Luigi Mayer (1755-1803).

Rise of the Tomb Raider / Screenshots
© Stefans02, flickr.com

Rise of the Tomb Raider / Screenshots

Rise of the Tomb Raider / Screenshots
© Stefans02, flickr.com

Rise of the Tomb Raider / Screenshots

Rise of the Tomb Raider / Screenshots
© Stefans02, flickr.com

Rise of the Tomb Raider / Screenshots

Kobane showing plumes of smoke to the east near embattled Mishtenur Hill (7th October 2014)
© quapan, flickr.com

Kobane showing plumes of smoke to the east near embattled Mishtenur Hill (7th October 2014)

Disputed border territory
© Mary Gillham Archive Project, flickr.com

Disputed border territory

Roman ruins in Palmyra
© Borja García de Sola Fernández, flickr.com

Roman ruins in Palmyra

Maaloula
© Amer Jazaerli, flickr.com

Maaloula

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

AmnestyInternational

AmnestyInternational

After being trapped in an airport in a Malaysian airport for months, Hassan al-Kontar could now face deportation an… https://t.co/KiGff21EfE

Al Jazeera English

Al Jazeera English

Turkey will not leave Syria until an election is held, says Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan… https://t.co/w8TSHdEAxt

CJ Werleman

CJ Werleman

"To secure his victory, Assad helped incubate the extremism that led to the rise of the Islamic State and the furth… https://t.co/n8POBkztIO

Pourbus

Pourbus

RT @haaretzcom: To secure his victory, experts say, Assad helped incubate the extremism that led to the rise of the Islamic State | Analysi…

🇺🇸🇮🇱🇲🇽🇦🇶🔥Spooky Normie🔥

🇺🇸🇮🇱🇲🇽🇦🇶🔥Spooky Normie🔥

RT @KyleWOrton: This is brilliant on Asad's incubation and manipulation of the Islamic State to defeat the uprising against him. https://t.…

badarhayat

badarhayat

RT @cjwerleman: "To secure his victory, Assad helped incubate the extremism that led to the rise of the Islamic State and the further sprea…

Doris the cat

Doris the cat

RT @KyleWOrton: This is brilliant on Asad's incubation and manipulation of the Islamic State to defeat the uprising against him. https://t.…

Labros Dimopoulos

Labros Dimopoulos

RT @carolemadge: Restored sculptures from Palmyra go on display in an exhibition, at the Opera house in Damascus, #Syria. https://t.co/ybTF…

Guinea Pig

Guinea Pig

RT @EagleSyrian1: With impunity from #12Veto #Putin #Russia Mass Torturer Liar Comprador Butcher #Assad inviting #SyrianRefugees to return…

Døctoяperrфgrullo

Døctoяperrфgrullo

RT @TeaTrampbRussia: We shall see soon. https://t.co/Y0VU5PuDfj

Alexandra De Corato

Alexandra De Corato

RT @joshua_landis: Rebel Groups Begin Withdrawing Their Heavy Weapons From the Demilitarized Zone #Syria https://t.co/TifFRSLwBi via @obser…

Vicki Andrada

Vicki Andrada

SADAT’s Urfa unit disappears dozens in Northern Syria https://t.co/X45hhk7blp

SyrielibreDr.kazara

SyrielibreDr.kazara

RT @EagleSyrian1: Good news for the Syrian people. Praise be to God. Praise be to God ... Syria Reconstruction has started with momentum!🤡…

Edgar Martinez

Edgar Martinez

RT @Massimoguerrera: Banksy painting ‘self-destructs’ on podium in auction prank Activist street artist’s ‘Girl with Balloon’ sells for £1…