Syria and the World

February, 2017

  • 3 February

    Syria Mod expo opens in Beirut with the participation of 125 companies

    Beirut, SANA – The Syria Mod exhibition for textile industries and garments kicked off on Friday in the Beirut International Exhibition and Leisure Center (BIEL), with the participation of around ...

  • 3 February

    Terrorists target Russian Embassy in Damascus with mortar shells

    Moscow, SANA – Terrorist groups located in Jobar area fired a number of rocket shells at the Russian Embassy in Damascus. In a statement issued on Friday, the Russian Foreign ...

  • 3 February

    Belgian delegation: European governments supported terrorists in Syria

    Aleppo, SANA – Member of Belgium’s Federal Parliament Filip Dewinter said the European governments picked the wrong side in the war in Syria, having stood by and supported the Wahhabi ...

  • 2 February

    Syria condemns Turkey’s act of aggression near al-Bab city in northern Aleppo

    Damascus, SANA – Foreign and Expatriates Ministry voiced on Thursday strong condemnation of Turkey’s repeated crimes and attacks against the Syrian people and violations of the sanctity and unity of ...

  • 2 February

    Hermitage Museum Director: Agreements being prepared for restoration of terrorism-stricken monuments in Syria

    Moscow, SANA – Director of Russia’s Hermitage Museum Mikhail Borisovich Piotrovsky announced on Thursday that the Russian Culture Ministry is currently preparing a convention with the Hermitage Museum and other ...

  • 2 February

    Belgian parliamentary delegation arrives in Syria

    Damascus Countryside, SANA – Member of Belgium’s Federal Parliament Filip Dewinter, who is heading a parliamentary delegation on a visit to Syria, said the visit aims at inspecting the situation ...

  • 1 February

    Damascus University, ICRC sign MoU for cooperation in scientific and academic fields

    Damascus, SANA – Damascus University and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) signed a MoU for cooperation in the scientific and academic fields, exchanging expertise and holding joint ...

  • 1 February

    Health Ministry and the WHO discuss means to improve response to health needs

    Damascus, SANA – Minister of Health Nizar Yazigi discussed with the Resident Representative of the World Health Organization (WHO) Elizabeth Hoff means to increase cooperation in the field of responding ...

  • 1 February

    Syria takes part in 31st edition of Surajkund International Crafts Mela in India

    New Delhi, SANA – Syria is taking part in the 31st edition of Surajkund International Crafts Mela (fair) that kicked off on Wednesday in the Indian state of Haryana with ...

  • 1 February

    Social Affairs Ministry, DRC sign MoU to develop social welfare programs

    Damascus, SANA – Social Affairs Ministry and the Danish Refugee Council (DRC) signed on Wednesday a MoU in order to provide support in the field of social care programs in ...