BBC Programme Syria
Around the World in 80 Treasures - Uzbekistan to Syria
Dan Cruickshank visits the Trading Domes of Uzbekistan before moving on to Damascus.
Great Railway Journeys - Series 3 - Aleppo to Aqaba
Comedian Alexei Sayle travels in the Middle East by a variety of trains.
Mediterranean Tales - Damascus
Writer and journalist Irma Kurtz discovers the hidden treasures of Damascus.
Science and Islam - The Empire of Reason
A look at how Egyptian physicist Ibn al-Haytham helped establish the science of optics.
Science and Islam - The Language of Science
How the Islamic world increased scientific knowledge between the 8th and 14th centuries.
Syrian School - Being Inspired
Ala and Lemiss recite their poems at Zaki Al-Arsouzi Girls' School's writers' showcase.
Syrian School - Changing Schools
Iraqi refugee Yusif must start to overcome his deep-seated fear of loud bangs.
Syrian School - Rap Refugees
Palestinian schoolgirls Shaza and Rahaf try to bring radical rap music to the classroom.
Syrian School - Syria's Got Talent
The nationwide search to find Syria's brightest and best primary school students begins.