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In the mid-7th century, the Umayyad dynastythen rulers of the empire, placed the capital of the empire in Damascus. Syria was divided into four districts: Damascus, HimsPalestine and Jordan. The Islamic empire stretched from Spain and Morocco to India and parts of Central Asiathus Syria prospered economically, being the capital of the empire.
Early Ummayad rulers such as Abd al-Malik and al-Walid constructed several splendid palaces and mosques throughout Syria, particularly in Damascus, Aleppo and Hims. There was great toleration of Christians in this era and several held governmental posts.
The country's power dramatically declined during later Ummayad rule; mainly due to the totalitarianism and corruption spread among the empire's leaderships, conflict between its general staff, and the successive revolutions by the oppressed and miserable groups. As one Ummayad chieftain responded to a question about the reasons of the decline of their empire: Arabic — made official under Ummayad rule — became the dominant language, replacing Greek and Aramaic in the Abbasid era.
Inthe Egypt -based Tulunids annexed Syria from the Abbasids, and were later replaced by the Hamdanids originating in Aleppo founded by Sayf al-Daula. The area was also threatened by Shi'a extremists known as Assassins Hashshashin.
Inthe Mongols arrived, led by Hulegu with an armystrong, destroying cities and irrigation works. Aleppo fell in Januaryand Damascus in March, but then Hulegu needed to break off his attack to return to China to deal with a succession dispute.
The command of the remaining Mongol troops was placed under Kitbughaa Christian Mongol. The Mamluk leader, Baybarsmade his capitals in Cairo and Damascuslinked by a mail service that traveled by both horses and carrier pigeons.
When Baybars died, his successor was overthrown, and power was taken by a Turk named Qalawun. In the meantime, an emir named Sunqur al-Ashqar had tried to declare himself ruler of Damascus, but he was defeated by Qalawun on 21 Juneand fled to northern Syria.
Al-Ashqar, who had married a Mongol woman, appealed for help from the Mongols, and inthey arrived with an army of 50, Mongols, and 30, Armenian, Georgian, and Turkish auxiliaries, along with Al-Ashqar's rebel force.
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The Mongols of the Ilkhanate took the city, but Qalawun arrived with a Mamluk force, persuaded Al-Ashqar to switch sides and join him, and they fought against the Mongols on 29 Octoberin the Second Battle of Homsa close battle which resulted in the death of the majority of the combatants, but was finally won by the Mamluks.
The city's inhabitants were massacred, except for the artisans, who were deported to Samarkand. By the end of the 15th century, the discovery of a sea route from Europe to the Far East ended the need for an overland trade route through Syria.
Shattered by the Mongols, Syria was easily absorbed into the Ottoman Empire from the 16th through 20th centuries, and found itself largely apart from, and ignored by, world affairs. The two territories were only separated with a straight border line from Jordan to Iran.
But early discoveries of oil in the region of Mosul just before to end of the war led to yet another negotiation with France in to cede this region to 'Zone B', or the British zone of influence.
The borders between the 'Zone A' and 'Zone B' have not changed from to this date.
Sincethe two sides have been recognized internationally under mandate of the League of Nations by the two dominant countries; France and the United Kingdom. However, his rule over Syria ended after only a few months, following the clash between his Syrian Arab forces and regular French forces at the Battle of Maysalun.
French troops occupied Syria later that year after the San Remo conference proposed that the League of Nations put Syria under a French mandate.
This is considered one of the most important revolutions against the French mandate, as it encompassed the whole of Syria and witnessed fierce battles between rebel and French forces.
After rebel victories against the French, France sent thousands of troops to Syria and Lebanon from Morocco and Senegal, equipped with modern weapons, compared to the few supplies of the rebels. This dramatically altered the results and allowed the French to regain many cities, although resistance lasted until the spring of The French sentenced Sultan al-Atrash to death, but he had escaped with the rebels to Transjordan and was eventually pardoned.
He returned to Syria in after the signing of the Syrian French Treaty. He was met with a huge public reception. Syria and France negotiated a treaty of independence in Septemberand Hashim al-Atassiwho was Prime Minister under King Faisal's brief reign, was the first president to be elected under a new constitution, effectively the first incarnation of the modern republic of Syria.
However, the treaty never came into force because the French Legislature refused to ratify it. Syria proclaimed its independence again in but it wasn't until 1 January that it was recognised as an independent republic. Continuing pressure from Syrian nationalist groups and British pressure forced the French to evacuate their troops in Aprilleaving the country in the hands of a republican government that had been formed during the mandate.
Between andSyria had 20 different cabinets and drafted four separate constitutions. InSyria was involved in the Arab-Israeli Waraligning with the other local Arab nations who were attempting to prevent the establishment of Israel.
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