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February, 2017

  • 23 February

    Syria, India discuss enhancing cooperation in agricultural sector

    New Delhi, SANA – Indian Minister of State for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Surendrajeet Singh Ahluwalia affirmed India’s readiness to help Syria in the agricultural sector and provide the required ...

  • 23 February

    Syrian Arab Republic delegation holds meeting with de Mistura in Geneva

    Geneva, SANA – The delegation of the Syrian Arab Republic headed by Bashar al-Jaafari held a meeting on Thursday morning with the UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura. ...

  • 23 February

    People’s Assembly discusses performance of Culture Ministry

    Damascus, SANA – The People’s Assembly discussed in its session on Thursday the performance of the Ministry of Culture and issues related to its work. Culture Minister Mohammad al-Ahmad reviewed ...

  • 23 February

    4 people killed, 12 injured in terrorist shelling attacks in Daraa, Sweida and Damascus Countryside

    Provinces, SANA – Two citizens were killed a terrorist rocket attack on Harasta Suburb in Damascus Countryside. A source at Damascus Countryside Police Command told SANA that 2 persons were killed and ...

  • 23 February

    Drug dealer arrested in Damascus, 25 kg of hashish seized

    Damascus, SANA – The Criminal Security Department of the Interior Ministry arrested on Thursday a drug dealer in Damascus city. According to the Ministry’s statement, 25 kg of hashish were ...

  • 23 February

    Thursday weather: Temperatures above average, skies clear

      Damascus, SANA- Temperatures will continue to gradually rise to become above average from 3 to 5 degrees as the country is affected by a high air pressure in all layers of the ...

  • 23 February

    Israeli occupation authorities postpone trial of Syrian prisoner al-Maqt till March 28th

    Quneitra/ Damascus, SANA – The Israeli occupation authorities postponed the trial of Syrian prisoner Sedqi al-Maqt till March the 28th in another discriminatory practice against the people of the occupied ...

  • 22 February

    1500 displaced persons return to Hama’s Helfaya, 45 persons fleeing ISIS in Raqqa arrive in the province

    Hama, SANA – 300 families who left their homes fleeing the terrorist organizations have returned back to Helfaya city in the northwestern countryside of Hama province. Governor of Hama Mohammad al-Hazzouri ...

  • 22 February

    700 people in Serghaya town in Damascus to have their legal status settled

    Damascus Countryside, SANA – Governor of Damascus Countryside Alaa Ibrahim inspected on Wednesday the services situation in Serghaya town and the implemented measures to settle the status of armed persons ...

  • 22 February

    One person killed, 8 injured in terrorist attacks in Homs and Hama

    Homs/Hama, SANA – One citizen was killed and a child was injured when terrorists of Jabhat al-Nusra opened fire on the Military Hospital and al-Mazraa village on the western outskirts ...