Website listings of interest to users in Syria. Browse top quality websites in this TopWeb.Directory category. Syria is a country in Middle East with the capital at Damascus. The country surface is: 185,180 sq km. Border countries and border surface: Iraq 605 km, Israel 76 km, Jordan 375 km, Lebanon 375 km, Turkey 822 km. Languages: Arabic (official), Kurdish, Armenian, Aramaic, Circassian (widely understood); French, English (somewhat understood).