Syria and the World

July, 2017

  • 8 July

    Agriculture Minister, IFAD President discuss resuming funding of livestock resources development project

    Rome, SANA – Agriculture Minister Ahmad al-Qaderi met President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Gilbert F. Houngbo on the sideline of the 40th UN Food and Agriculture ...

  • 7 July

    Al-Qaderi to FAO Director General: Government working to revitalize agriculture

    Rome, SANA –Agriculture Minister Ahmad al-Qaderi on Friday met Director General of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) José Graziano da Silva on the sideline of the 40th FAO ...

  • 6 July

    Minister of Agriculture, FAO officials discuss implementation of sustainable development projects

    Rome, SANA – Minister of Agriculture and Agrarian Reform Eng. Ahmad al-Qadiri discussed with officials of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) the possibilities of developing cooperation in the implementation ...

  • 6 July

    Foreign Ministry: New Turkish aggression in northern Aleppo proves Turkey is “partner” in terrorism

    Damascus, SANA – The Foreign and Expatriates Ministry lashed out at the Turkish regime under Recep Tayyip Erdogan for its new attack in areas in the northern countryside of Aleppo. ...

  • 5 July

    Updated- Astana joint statement stresses Syria’s territorial integrity…al-Jaafari: Turkish delegation practiced blackmail

    Astana, SANA – The guarantor countries of the cessation of hostilities in Syria (Russia, Iran and Turkey) reiterated in a joint statement their efforts to secure the stability and territorial integrity ...

  • 5 July

    Al-Qadiri: Terrorism and coercive economic measures affect Syria’s agricultural production

    Rome, SANA – A Syrian delegation headed by Minister of Agriculture Ahmad al-Qadiri took part in the 40th Conference of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) held in Italy. During his ...

  • 5 July

    Kazakh Foreign Ministry: Bilateral meetings in Astana will focus on defining borders of de-escalation zones in Syria

    Moscow, SANA – Kazakh Foreign Ministry announced that the bilateral meetings among the delegations participating in 2nd day of 5th Astana meeting on Syria will focus on defining the borders of the ...

  • 5 July

    UN condemns terrorist attacks in Damascus

    New York, SANA – Spokesperson for UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres condemned the latest terrorist attacks in Damascus, underscoring the need to bring those responsible to justice. “We are appalled by ...

  • 4 July

    Update-Al-Jaafari: We are still discussing mechanisms of implementing the de-escalation zones agreement

    Astana, SANA -Delegation of the Syrian Arab Republic, headed by Dr. Bashar al-Jaafari, held a second consultative meeting with the Russian delegation, headed by Director of the Middle East and ...

  • 4 July

    Iranian Foreign Ministry condemns terrorist attacks in Damascus

    Tehran, SANA- Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasimi condemned the terrorist attacks which targeted Damascus, expressing hope that terrorism will be eradicated from the region, particularly in Syria and Iraq. ...