latest News

Wednesday Weather Forecast: Temperatures rising

Damascus, SANA – Temperatures will continue to rise to become over average by 5 to 8 degrees, as the country is affected by the Indian seasonal superficial low air pressure accompanied by a high air pressure in the upper layers of the atmosphere. The Meteorology Department expected in its Wednesday bulletin that the skies will …

Read More »

Government delegation inspects projects in Lattakia

Lattakia, SANA – A government delegation headed by Local Administration and Environment Minister Hussein Makhlouf on Tuesday inspected work on a number of projects approved during the visit of a government delegation to Lattakia province at the end of 2016. The delegation, which includes Tourism Minister Bishr al-Yazigi and Finance Minister Maamoun... Read More »

De Mistura: Serious efforts for applying agreement on de-escalation zones in Syria

Washington, SANA – UN special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura said that there are serious efforts for applying the agreement on de-escalation zones in Syria which will be followed up on during the upcoming Astana meeting. In a speech delivered via video conference at a Security Council session on Syria, de Mistrua said that …

Read More »

25 persons injured in attack with shells by armed groups in Daraa

Daraa, SANA – 25 persons were injured due to rocket shells fired by armed groups on residential neighborhoods in Daraa city in a new violation of the Russian memorandum on de- escalation zones. SANA’s reporter said that armed groups fired at 2:30 pm on Tuesday rocket shells on al-Kashef neighborhood, injuring a number of citizens …

Read More »

42 civilians killed in US-led coalition new massacre in al-Mayadeen city in Deir Ezzor

Deir Ezzor, SANA- At least 42 civilians have been killed in a series of airstrikes by the US- led international coalition on al-Mayadeen city in the eastern country of Deir Ezzor. Identical local and media sources said that warplanes of the so-called international coalition launched airstrikes on al-Mayadeen city on Tuesday, killing 42 civilians an... Read More »

Russia: US threats against the legitimate leadership in Syria unacceptable

Moscow, SANA- Russia has slammed as “unacceptable” the US threats against the legitimate leadership in Syria following a recent White House statement alleging that this leadership is planning a chemical attack. “We heard about this statement. We don’t know what it’s based on. And, of course, we strongly disagree with the wording ‘anothe... Read More »