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The American military may have launched hundreds of airstrikes on Iraq and Syria.
Officials have said the war to reclaim upward of a third of Iraq and a quarter of Syria from ISIS could take years.
In 2014, 170,000 people came to Italy from places like Eritrea and Syria.
The first thing they told us was that the traffickers are now using Turkish ports, which are relatively easy to reach from Syria.
Family members have said they pleaded with the women not to head to Syria.Jihadis Release New Year’s Eve Video of Italian Female Hostages|Jamie Dettmer, Barbie Latza Nadeau|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Such were the mutual wishes I so often heard expressed in our neighborhood and clan fights and quarrels in Syria.
It was then used to denote the whole of Syria, so that its restriction to Mount Hermon alone must have been of later date.Patriarchal Palestine|Archibald Henry Sayce
"I think you said this place was on the road to Syria," said the magnate.Asiatic Breezes|Oliver Optic
Paul at last felt that he must revisit the earlier churches, especially those of Syria.Beacon Lights of History, Volume II|John Lord
No account of fraternal feasting in Syria can be complete without mention of the zĭkreh (remembrance).
from Latin Syria, from Greek Syria, from Syrioi "the Syrians," a name originally given to the Assyrians (Herodotus vii.63), a shortened form of Assyrioi (see Assyria).
Republic in the Middle East, bordered by Turkey to the northwest, north, and northeast; Iraq to the east and south; Jordan to the south; and Israel, the Mediterranean Sea, and Lebanon to the west. Its capital and largest city is Damascus.