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Latakia, or Latakiyah (and often locally transliterated as Lattakia) ( Al-Lādhiqiyyah), is the principal port city of Syria, as well as the capital of the Latakia Governorate. In addition to serving as a port, the city is a manufacturing center for surrounding agricultural towns and villages. Its population in 2009 was 650,558 and consisted of Sunni Muslims, Alawites and Greek Orthodox Christians. - Source: Wikipedia

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