In 8000 BC Ancient people started planting crops
Settlement of Tell Brak founded in Syria.
In 3000 the cites of Damascus and Aleppo were found
City of Ebla founded in Syria
The Semitic Kish culture is dominant in the area of modern-day Syria. This culure is exemplified by Ebla and the Cities I and II of Mari.
Mari, the earliest known planned city, is built near the eastern bank of the Euphrates.
Syria is taken over by an armies from Akkad.
Phoenicians in Syria develop style of writing that uses letter instead of syboles
Greek king Alexander took over Syria.
Syria becomes part of romaine empire