Syria and the World

February, 2015

  • 19 February

    Patriarch John X appreciates Russian role to solve crisis in Syria through dialogue

    Moscow, SANA-Patriarch John X Yazigi of Antioch and All the East for Rome Orthodox affirmed Thursday that Antioch and Moscow always pray and work for peace in the Middle East ...

  • 19 February

    Syrian-Indonesian talks in counter-terrorism efforts

    Damascus, SANA-Interior Minister Mohammad al-Shaar discussed with the Indonesian ambassador in Damascus Joko Harianto means of developing bilateral relations in all fields, particularly in counter-terrorism. Minister al-Shaar expressed appreciation for ...

  • 19 February

    Syria becomes member of World Robot Olympiad

    Damascus, SANA – Syria has officially gained membership of the World Robot Olympiad after the consent of the latter’s Board of Trustees. The Syrian Computer Society (SCS) had earlier submitted ...

  • 19 February

    Cuban support to Syria in its war against terrorism renewed

    Havana, SANA – Minister of Public Health of Cuba, Roberto Morales Ojeda, reiterated Cuban leadership and people’s support to Syria in its war against terrorism and defending its independence, sovereignty and dignity. Meeting Head ...

  • 19 February

    De Mistura: Syrians only would determine the form of rule in their country

    New York, SANA- UN Special Envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura affirmed that the Syrians only are the ones who determine the future of their president, the form of rule ...

  • 18 February

    De Mistura: Syrian government expressed readiness to suspend aerial and artillery shelling for six weeks in Aleppo

    New York, SANA – UN Special Envoy on Syria Staffan de Mistura said that the Syrian government expressed readiness to suspend all aerial and artillery shelling for six weeks in ...

  • 18 February

    Four Tunisian National Guards killed in a terrorist attack

    Tunisia, SANA- Four Tunisian National Guards were killed on Tuesday in a terrorist attack in a region known as the base for the country’s most dangerous terrorist group. “On February ...

  • 18 February

    Putin: Moscow optimistic about Minsk deal

    Moscow, SANA- Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday that Kiev is being armed by Western allies, according to Moscow’s information, but insisted he was optimistic about implementing the Minsk agreement, ...

  • 18 February

    Information Minister: Europe begins sensing repercussions of its hostility towards Syria

    DAMASCUS, SANA, European leaders have begun experiencing difficulties over their political stance on Syria, Minister of Information Omran Zoubi said Tuesday. “Europeans have begun feeling the inconvenience of their political ...

  • 18 February

    UNSC unanimously adopts a Russian-drafted resolution over ceasefire in south eastern Ukraine

    New York, SANA, The United Nations Security Council adopted unanimously on Tuesday a Russian-drafted resolution calls for a total ceasefire in south eastern Ukraine. The resolution, submitted to the UNSC ...