Damascus, SANA-President Bashar al-Assad on Monday inaugurated the International Islamic Cham Center on confronting terrorism and extremism affiliated to the Endowments Ministry. Minister of Endowments Mohammad Abdul-Sattar Assayed , Director of the Center Adnan Afyouni, Muftis of Damascus and Damascus countryside, Syria’s Grand Mufti and senior scholars received President al-Assad upon his arrival. President al-Assad …

Geneva, SANA – Meetings of the 72nd World Health Assembly, the decision-making body of the World Health Organization (WHO), kicked off on Monday in Geneva, with the participation of Syria. Syria’s delegation to the Assembly is headed by Health Minister Dr. Nizar Yazigi, who joins representatives of 194 countries to discuss topics such as preparing …

Dushanbe, SANA – Syria affirmed that terrorism is the main threat to international and regional security and stability, stressing the need to pressure the states that support terrorism in Syria and the regions to cease their funding, arming, and protecting of terrorists. This came in a speech delivered by Syria’s Ambassador to Iran Adnan Mahmoud …

Damascus, SANA – Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign and Expatriates Minister Walid al-Moallem on Monday received Secretary for Economic Relations in the Ministry of External Affairs of India, , and the accompanying delegation. The two sides discussed the historical cooperation and friendship relations between the two countries and means for enhancing them in all fields, including …

Moscow, SANA_ Russian Ministry of Defense announced that Hmeimim air base defenses repelled terrorist attack on the base in Lattakia countryside. In a statement on Monday, the ministry said y that Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists fired six missiles at Russia’s Hmeimim base in Syria on May 19, adding that  no casualties, nor damage had been registered following …

Damascus Countryside, SANA- Competitions of Ramadaniyat championship for Show Jumping are continuing in Damascus countryside. The championship is organized by the Equestrian Federation, in cooperation with Bassel Al-Assad Equestrian Club Team, and Spirit Club for different categories. The equestrian Wassim Zindaqi ranked first in the third round in the category of 90 cm at a …

Homs, SANA- New batch of displaced Syrians arrived at Jalighem corridor in Syrian Badyia (desert) coming from al-Rukban Camp in al-Tanf area alongside the Syrian-Jordanian border in Homs eastern countryside after being held in the camp against their will for years by the US occupation forces and their terrorist mercenaries. SANA reporter said that tens …

Hama, SANA- Army units responded to Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists’ breaches of the de-escalation zone agreement in Hama northwestern countryside. SANA reporter said that army unit targeted with intensive fire strikes the hideouts and the positions for Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist groups in the direction of al-Hweiz/al-Karakat in the northwestern countryside of Hama. Shaza/Gh.A.Hassoun  

Lattakia, SANA_ The Criminal Security Branch in Lattakia has seized 518 kg of narcotic Hashish within candy boxes. The head of Criminal Security Branch in Lattakia Hussein Jumaa told SANA that they received information that a quantity of narcotic Hashish will enter Syria to be filled in sweets boxes in Damascus countryside in preparation to …