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Syria, China discuss enhancing cultural and scientific cooperation

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Damascus, SANA – Higher Education Minister Atef Naddaf discussed on Sunday with China’s Ambassador to Syria Qi Qianjin developing cultural and scientific cooperation between the two countries. During the meeting, the Minister affirmed the importance of boosting the executive program of the cultural agreement between Syria and China through increasi... Read More »

Twenty civilians killed, 50 injured in Turkish shelling of Jarabulus

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Aleppo Countryside, SANA – Twenty civilians were reported killed and 50 others were injured in aerial and artillery bombardment by the Turkish forces on Jeb al-Koussa village to the south of Jarabulus city in the northern countryside of Aleppo near the border with Turkey. The civilian casualties were confirmed by identical reports of local so... Read More »

Terrorist groups breach cessation of hostilities six more times in Damascus and Lattakia


Lattakia, SANA – The Hmeimim-based Russian center monitoring the cessation of hostilities agreement in Syria announced that over the past 24 hours, the terrorist groups breached the agreement 6 more times in the provinces of Damascus and Lattakia. The center added in a statement that terrorists of the so-called “Jaish al-Islam” at... Read More »

Two children injured by terrorists’ sniper fire in al-Foua’a town in Idleb


Idleb, SANA – Two children were injured when terrorist snipers from “Jaish al-Fateh” terror organization opened fire on al-Foua’a town in Idleb’s northern countryside. Local sources told SANA that terrorists located in the neighboring towns of Bennesh targeted homes in al-Foua’a using sniper rifles, injuring two ... Read More »

Kerry: Terrorist groups like ISIS and al-Nusra are a threat to the Syrian people


Moscow, SANA – US State Secretary John Kerry said that terrorist groups like ISIS and Jabhat al-Nusra constitute a threat to the Syrian people. In a joint press conference with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, Kerry said that al-Nusra never was part of the cessation of hostilities in Syria, and that targeting al-Nusra is legitimate, ..... Read More »

Bogdanov, Haddad discuss resolving the crisis in Syria


Moscow, SANA – The Russian President’s Special Representative for the Middle East and Africa, Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov, discussed on Friday with Syria’s Ambassador in Moscow Riyad Haddad issues related to resolving the crisis in Syria. The Russian Foreign Ministry said that the two sides exchanged viewpoints on resolving the c... Read More »