Syria and the World

July, 2017

  • 26 July

    Iran, Syria discuss enhancing cooperation in human development and management

    Damascus, SANA – The Administrative Development Minister Salam Safaf discussed on Wednesday with the Iranian Ambassador in Damascus Javad Turk-Abadi means to enhance cooperation between the two countries on issues ...

  • 26 July

    Strengthening relations with the DPRK discussed with its ambassador in Damascus

    Damascus, SANA – Members of the Syrian-Korean Friendship Society in the People’s Assembly met on Wednesday the Ambassador of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) in Damascus Jang Myong ...

  • 26 July

    Jaafari: Israel continues supporting terrorists in Syria, Mladenov justifies Israeli attacks on Syrian Arab Army’s positions

    New York, SANA- Syria’s Permanent Representative at the UN Dr. Bashar al-Jaafari said that the Israeli occupation continues to provide support to the armed terrorist groups across the occupied lands and targets ...

  • 24 July

    Russian Defense Ministry: 4 checkpoints, 14 observation posts set up to monitor de-escalation zones in Eastern Ghouta and south Syria

    Moscow, SANA – The Russian Defense Ministry announced Monday it has set up 2 checkpoints and 10 observation centers along the borders of a de-escalation zone in southwest Syria and ...

  • 24 July

    Al-Qadiri: Anti-terrorism int’l trade union conference to be held in Damascus next September

    Damascus, SANA – Chairman of the General Federation of Trade Unions (GFTU) Jamal al-Qadiri affirmed during a meeting with an Egyptian labor delegation on Monday the importance of cooperation between ...

  • 23 July

    UN Association of Syria calls for UNSC urgent action to stop Israeli violations against Jerusalem and al-Aqsa Mosque

    Damascus, SANA – The United Nations Association of Syria called on the UN Security Council to take urgent measures to stop the aggressions and repressive practices taken by the Israeli ...

  • 20 July

    Indian Foreign Minister: Intensifying meetings to increase cooperation and establish joint projects

    New Delhi, SANA – India’s State Minister for External Affairs, Vijay Kumar Singh, affirmed his country’s keenness on maintaining the historical relations with Syria and its readiness to enhance cooperation ...

  • 20 July

    President al-Assad: Achievements by Syrian army and allies will have more positive implications

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad received on Thursday Iranian Assistant Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari and the accompanying delegation. The latest regional and international ...

  • 19 July

    Syrian Embassy in Beirut: Abuse of Syrian citizens in Lebanon violates all values, conventions and fraternity relationship

    Beirut, SANA – The Syrian Embassy in Beirut stressed that the mistreatment of Syrian citizens working in Lebanon and indecent practices against them violate all values, conventions and fraternity relationship ...

  • 19 July

    Higher Education Ministry, WHO discuss cooperation in supporting university hospitals

    Damascus, SANA – Minister of Higher Education Atef al-Naddaf met on Wednesday the Resident Representative of the World Health Organization (WHO) Elizabeth Hoff and discussed with her means to enhance ...