Country in Focus

Syria

Syria

  • Capital:Damascus
  • Population:22.40 million (WB, 2012)
  • Languages:Arabic (official), Kurdish, Armenian, Aramaic, Circassian, French
  • Head of State:President Bashar Al Assad

Wounds of 1967 War still raw

Unless there is a serious effort, we would end up having the 100-year anniversary of the June 1967 war — talking about exactly the same issues....