Syria

Syria

Palestinians Syria |

Palestinians

Profile Prior to the outbreak of the civil war, there were over 526,000 Palestinians living in Syria, refugees driven off…

Alawis Syria |

Alawis

Profile Alawis number about 2.1 million. Their ancestral heartlands in Syria are in the agriculturally poor Nusayri Mountain range in…

Druze Syria |

Druze

Profile The Druze constitute around 3 to 4[1] per cent of the population and are the third largest religious minority…

Kurds Syria |

Kurds

Profile There are around 2.5 million Kurds in Syria. They speak Kurdish (the Kirimanji dialect), but most speak Arabic, too,…