Syrian


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Syrian

1. of, relating to, or characteristic of Syria, its people, or their dialect of Arabic
2. Eastern Church of or relating to Christians who belong to churches with Syriac liturgies
3. a native or inhabitant of Syria
4. Eastern Church a Syrian Christian
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The little children of whom we have heard, those born under Syrian skies, have strange and interesting work to do for Thee, and some of us would like to travel in far lands and do wonderful brave things for the heathen and gently take away their idols of wood and stone.
Yet all these appearances have been given -- I beg pardon -- will be given -- by the learned of future ages, to the Ashimah of the Syrians.
Several of the Syrians have already been devoured; but the general voice of the four-footed patriots seems to be for eating up the cameleopard.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian army engaged in fierce battles with terrorists in several regions across the Northern Province of Aleppo on Thursday as the Syrian fighter jets pound militants' positions in the province.
2 million Syrian refugees who have taken shelter in Turkey to escape the ongoing civil war in Syria are suffering from significant problems in terms of the necessities of daily life, the lack of medical services and poor working conditions, as well as negative perceptions about them in Turkish society, and they demand that the Turkish authorities improve their conditions.
Damascus, SANA- After the terrorist war that targeting Syria and negatively affecting its investments in all domains, some Syrian businessmen determined to continue their business in other countries, mainly the Arab one as Egypt.
AMMAN, Sept 10 (KUNA) -- Syrian opposition has confirmed that Russian military people are taking part in military operations in the northern port city of Latakia.
After two years of silence, the Iranian government has publicly re-opened the case of two Iran engineers who were kidnaped by Syrian rebels in December 2011 and have not been heard from.
Summary: There is growing concern over Syrian doctors working illegally in Lebanon, with politicians and professionals in the field questioning whether qualified foreigners should be able to fill the gap in a health sector groaning under the strain of so many extra people.
NNA - Interior and Municipalities Minister, Nuhad al-Mashnouq, stressed Sunday that his adopted decision with regards to the Syrian refugees in Lebanon was taken after consulting with various influential sides and March 8th cabinet ministers, adding that the matter has nothing to do with the Syrian presidential elections whatsoever.
Turkish forces have shot down a Syrian military jet they say was violating their airspace despite warnings.
JEDDAH: IBRAHIM NAFFEEThe Syrian Embassy in Saudi Arabia has suspended services to its citizens, several Syrian expats told Arab News.