Latakia
Latakia; Lattakia or Latakiyah (Arabic: اللَاذِقِيَّة‎ al-Lādhiqīyah  [el.laːdˈʔɪjje, -laːðˈqɪjja]), is the principal port city of Syria, as well as the capital of the Latakia Governor...
Latakia - Wikipedia
Alawite State
The Alawite State (Arabic: دولة جبل العلويين‎, Dawlat Jabal al-‘Alawiyyīn, French: Alaouites, informally as État des Alaouites or Le territoire des Alaouites) and named after the locally...
Alawite State - Wikipedia
Latakia (tobacco)
Latakia tobacco (Arabic: تبغ اللاذقية‎) is a specially prepared tobacco originally produced in Syria and named after the port city of Latakia. Now the tobacco is mainly produced in Cyprus. I...
Hutteen SC
Hutteen Sporting Club (Arabic: نادي حطين الرياضي‎) is a Syrian football club based in Latakia, Syria. The club was founded in 1945.
Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport
The Arab Academy for Science, Technology & Maritime Transport (Arabic: الأكاديمية العربية للعلوم والتكنولوجيا والنقل البحري‎) is a regional university operated by the Arab League which i...
Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport - Wikipedia
Siege of Latakia
On 13 August 2011, during the Civil uprising phase of the Syrian civil war, the Syrian Army and Syrian Navy launched an operation in the Syrian coastal city of Latakia, in order to end an Islamic rebe...
National Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Latakia
The National Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Latakia is a church in Latakia, Syria. It is a member of the Synod of Syria and Lebanon, and with a capacity of around 400, it is one of the biggest chu...
National Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Latakia - Wikipedia
Al-Assad Stadium
Al-Assad Stadium (ملعب الأسد) is a multi-purpose stadium in Latakia, Syria. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium has a capacity of 28,000 spectators. The stadium was opened in...
Al-Assad Stadium - Wikipedia
Volleyball at the 1987 Mediterranean Games
In the 1987 Mediterranean Games, one of the games played was volleyball. Spain won the men's division and Albania won the women's.
Volleyball at the 1987 Mediterranean Games - Wikipedia
Sulaf Fawakherji
Sulaf Fawakherji (Arabic: سلاف فواخرجي‎) (b. Latakia July 22, 1977) is a prominent Syrian film and TV actress, notable for her distinctive light eyes. She has played many roles on Syrian soa...
Latakia Sports City
Latakia Sports City (Arabic: المدينة الرياضية باللاذقية‎), also known as al-Assad Sports City, is a sports complex in Latakia, Syria. It was completed in 1987 to host the 1987 Mediterranean ...
Latakia Sports City - Wikipedia
1987 Mediterranean Games
The 10th (X) edition of the Mediterranean Games was held in Latakia, Syria from the 11th to the 25th of September 1987. Eighteen nations competed in 19 different sporting events.
Themison of Laodicea
Themison of Laodicea (Greek: Θεμίσων) (123 B.C.E. to 43 B.C.E.) was the founder of the Methodic school of medicine, and one of the most eminent physicians of his time.Themison was a native of Laod...
Usama Muhammad
Usama Muhammad or Ossama Mohammed (born 21 March 1954) is a Syrian film director and screenwriter. His film The Box of Life was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2002 Cannes Film Festiv...
Cote d'Azur, Syria
Cote d'Azur or the Blue Beach (another Arabic name is الشاطئ الأزرق al-Shāṭiʼ al-Azraq) is a beach resort located 8 kilometers (5.0 mi) north of Latakia, Syria along the Mediterranean coast, on a...
Cote d'Azur, Syria - Wikipedia
Postage stamps and postal history of Alawite State
The Alawite State or the Alaouites (Fr.) is located between Hatay and the Lebanon. Geographically within Syria, Alawi was administered under a French mandate between 1920 and 1930 and as the Sanjak of...
Postage stamps and postal history of Alawite State - Wikipedia
Port of Latakia
The Port of Latakia (Arabic: ميناء اللاذقية‎) is the main seaport in Syria. It is located on the Mediterranean Sea in the city of Latakia.
In 2008, the port handled about 8 million tonne...
Port of Latakia - Wikipedia
Postage stamps of Alaouites
The Alawite State or the Alaouites (Fr.) is located between Hatay and the Lebanon. Geographically within Syria, Alawi was administered under a French mandate between 1920 and 1930 and as the Sanjak of...
Postage stamps of Alaouites - Wikipedia
Football at the 1987 Mediterranean Games
The football competition at the 1987 Mediterranean Games took place between September 15 and September 25, 1987 and was contested by 8 teams. The host team Syria won the golden medal.
Football at the 1987 Mediterranean Games - Wikipedia
Hanna Mina
Hanna Mina (Arabic: حنا مينة‎) (born on 16 April 1924 in Latakia) is a Syrian writer, described as "Syria's most prominent novelist".His early novels belong to the movement of social realism...
Syrian tetrapolis
The Syrian tetrapolis consisted of the cities Antioch, Seleucia Pieria, Apamea, and Laodicea in Syria.
Salah Jadid
Salah Jadid (1926 – 19 August 1993, Arabic: صلاح جديد) was a Syrian general and political figure in the Arab Socialist Ba'ath Party in Syria, and the country's de facto leader from 1966 until 19...
Salah Jadid - Wikipedia
Nadim Nassar
The Revd Nadim Nassar is the director and co-founder of the Awareness Foundation, and co-author of the Awareness Course. He established the Awareness Foundation in 2003 with Bishop Michael Marshall in...