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Zakharova: Attempts to cheat at intra-Syrian talks in Geneva will have a bad effect on resolving crisis

Moscow, SANA – Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova asserted that any attempts to cheat at intra-Syrian talks in Geneva will have a bad effect on the political process for resolving the crisis in Syria. “We are certain that the positive experience gained in Astana will be capitalized on in the future,” Zakharova said in ... Read More »

People’s Assembly discusses performance of Higher Education Ministry

Damascus, SANA – The People’s Assembly discussed in its session on Tuesday the performance of the Higher Education Ministry and issues related to its work. The Assembly members called on the Ministry to reconsider the law on organizing universities and explain the rumors about Syrian universities dropping out of international classification, ... Read More »

Velayati reiterates Iran’s support to Syria against terrorism

Tehran, SANA – Speaker of the People’s Assembly Hadiyeh Abbas affirmed that Syria’s participation in the activities of the 6th International Conference in Support of the Palestinian Intifada (uprising) which kicked off in Tehran coincides with important field and political achievements gained by Syria, Iran, Russia and the resistance. &... Read More »

Abdrakhmanov: We hope date of next Astana meeting will be set after Geneva talks

Astana, SANA – Kazakh Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov said that his country hopes for setting the date for the next Astana meeting on resolving the crisis in Syria after the upcoming intra-Syrian talks in Geneva. In a statement to journalists on Tuesday, Abdrakhmanov said that no information has been provided by the guarantor states regarding ... Read More »

China’s Special Envoy to Syria stresses need to combat terrorism

Tehran, SANA–China’s Special Envoy for Syria Xie Xiaoyan stressed that combating terrorism is essential to solve the crisis in Syria, adding that the implementation of cessation of hostilities depends on eliminating terrorists. The Chinese Ambassador’s remarks came during a meeting with the Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and A... Read More »

Terrorist rocket attacks in Aleppo city leave 5 people injured

Aleppo, SANA – Five people were injured as rocket shells fired by terrorist groups hit the neighborhoods of al-Hamadaniyeh and Bani Zaid in Aleppo city. SANA reporter said the shells were fired by terrorists positioned on the western outskirts of Aleppo city, noting that the attacks caused material damage to houses and other public and …

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