News from Syria

Legal status of over 500 persons in al-Waer has been settled

Homs, SANA – More than 500 persons from al-Waer neighborhood in Homs city have had their legal status settled in the framework of the reconciliation agreement that was reached in the neighborhood, paving the way for the return of all the governmental institutions to it. A source at the reconciliation committee told SANA reporter that… Read more Legal status of over 500 persons in al-Waer has been settled

Syrian Arab Republic delegation holds unofficial session of talks with UN deputy envoy

Geneva, SANA – UN Deputy Special Envoy for Syria Ramzy Ezzeldin Ramzy and his companions visited on Thursday the delegation of the Syrian Arab Republic at its residence place in Geneva. Both sides held an unofficial session of talks during which they exchanged viewpoints on the preparations for officially starting the fifth round of the Syrian-Syrian… Read more Syrian Arab Republic delegation holds unofficial session of talks with UN deputy envoy

ARMY KILLS SCORES OF TERRORISTS, DESTROYS THEIR SUPPLY ROUTES IN JOBAR NEIGHBORHOOD

23 March، 2017 Damascus, SANA- Army units carried out military operations on Jabhat al-Nusra and other Takfiri terrorist groups affiliated to it north of Jobar neighborhood and eastern Ghouta. SANA reporter in Damascus said Thursday that the military operations targeted the positions to which the terrorist groups infiltrated on Tuesday in the surroundings of the textile factories, north of Jobar neighborhood, inflicting… Read more ARMY KILLS SCORES OF TERRORISTS, DESTROYS THEIR SUPPLY ROUTES IN JOBAR NEIGHBORHOOD

President al-Assad calls for adopting a collective pan-Arab project through deep party and social dialogue

Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad met on Wednesday a delegation of the Popular Front for the Tunisian national parties. During the meeting, the President stressed that one of the most dangerous manifestations of the terrorist war waged on Syria and the region is that it aims at undermining the Arab identity and culture and deforming… Read more President al-Assad calls for adopting a collective pan-Arab project through deep party and social dialogue

Army foils attempts by al-Nusra to break the siege imposed on terrorists north of Jobar

Provinces, SANA- Army and Armed Forces units on Wednesday repelled attempts by terrorist groups to break the siege imposed on terrorists trapped in the textiles factories north of Jobar at the eastern outskirts of Damascus city. A military source said that army units repelled repeated attempts by Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists and groups affiliated to them to break the… Read more Army foils attempts by al-Nusra to break the siege imposed on terrorists north of Jobar

LAVROV: PROGRESS ACHIEVED IN LAST ROUND OF INTRA-SYRIAN TALKS IN GENEVA SHOULD BE BOLSTERED

Moscow, SANA – Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergy Lavrov reiterated the need for bolstering the progress achieved in the last round of the intra-Syrian dialogue in Geneva. During his meeting with UN Special Envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura in Moscow on Wednesday, Lavrov said that “we were able to achieve a fragile advance in the settlement process of the… Read more LAVROV: PROGRESS ACHIEVED IN LAST ROUND OF INTRA-SYRIAN TALKS IN GENEVA SHOULD BE BOLSTERED

AMBASSADOR ALA: ISRAELI OCCUPATION AUTHORITIES VIOLATE BASIC RIGHTS OF THE PEOPLE OF OCCUPIED SYRIAN GOLAN

20 March، 2017 Geneva, SANA- Syria’s Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva, Ambassador Hussam Eddin Ala, affirmed that deliberations of the Human Rights Council are of particular importance in monitoring and documenting violations of the Golanese rights by the Israeli occupation authorities which violate their simplest rights ,including the right to life, education, work,… Read more AMBASSADOR ALA: ISRAELI OCCUPATION AUTHORITIES VIOLATE BASIC RIGHTS OF THE PEOPLE OF OCCUPIED SYRIAN GOLAN

RUSSIAN DEFENSE MINISTRY: NO PLANS TO ESTABLISH NEW MILITARY BASE IN SYRIA

20 March، 2017 Moscow, SANA – Russia’s Defense Ministry denied news circulated by media on Monday about establishing a new military base in Syria. “There are no plans to set up new Russian military base on the territory of Syria,” the defense ministry said in a statement. The Ministry added that a branch of the… Read more RUSSIAN DEFENSE MINISTRY: NO PLANS TO ESTABLISH NEW MILITARY BASE IN SYRIA

UPDATED_ SYRIAN ARMY REPELS TERRORIST ATTACK ON AL-MAGHAZEL AREA, NORTH TO JOBAR NEIGHBORHOOD

21 March، 2017 Damascus, SANA – The Syrian Arab army has repelled an attack launched by Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists and other terrorist groups on Maghazel al-Naseej area (the textile factories) , north to Jobar neighborhood in Damascus. A military source told SANA that the Syrian army units engaged in fierce clashes with a number terrorist… Read more UPDATED_ SYRIAN ARMY REPELS TERRORIST ATTACK ON AL-MAGHAZEL AREA, NORTH TO JOBAR NEIGHBORHOOD

UPDATED-TWO TERRORIST SUICIDE BOMBINGS HIT OLD JUSTICE PALACE AND A RESTAURANT IN DAMASCUS, LEAVING CASUALTIES

15 March، 2017 Damascus, SANA – Two terrorist attacks took place at the old Justice Palace building in Damascus city and in a restaurant on its outskirts, leaving casualties. A number of civilians were killed and others were injured when two terrorist suicide bombers blew themselves with explosive belts up in the old Justice Palace… Read more UPDATED-TWO TERRORIST SUICIDE BOMBINGS HIT OLD JUSTICE PALACE AND A RESTAURANT IN DAMASCUS, LEAVING CASUALTIES