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December, 2017

  • 13 December

    Nada Society organizes painting exhibition embodying violence against women   

    Damascus, SANA- Nada Developmental Society concluded its activities on Tuesday within its 16-day campaign to end violence against women through a plastic art exhibition embracing 171 paintings representing all types ...

  • 13 December

    Wednesday weather: Temperatures above average, rain showers expected

    Damascus, SANA- Temperatures will remain from 2 to 4 degrees as the country is affected by a superficial low air pressure accompanied by southwestern air currents in the upper layers ...

  • 13 December

    Christmas tree lit up at al-Aziziyeh Square in Aleppo

    Aleppo, SANA – The largest tree was lit up at al-Aziziyeh Square in Aleppo city on Tuesday as the Syrians are preparing for the celebrations of Christmas and the New ...

  • 12 December

    Armed groups violate de-escalation zone agreement in Homs northern countryside

    Homs, SANA – The armed groups violated on Tuesday the de-escalation zones agreement in the northern side of Homs city, firing shells at citizens’ houses in al-Ghasbeih village in Homs ...

  • 12 December

    The Cabinet discusses Customs bill

    Damascus, SANA – In its weekly session chaired by Prime Minister Imad Khamis, the Cabinet discussed for the second time the new Customs bill and referred it through the proper ...

  • 12 December

    Petroleum Ministry’s performance discussed at People Assembly

    Damascus, SANA – The People’s Assembly discussed on Tuesday during a session chaired by Speaker Hammoudeh Sabbagh the performance of the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources and the others ...

  • 12 December

    New humanitarian aid convoy arrives at al-Bukamal city

    Deir Ezzor, SANA – Supervised by the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC), a new humanitarian aid convoy provided by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), International Federation of ...

  • 12 December

    Syrian Telecom: Drop in internet quality due to damage to cable between Alexandria and Tartous

    Damascus, SANA – Syrian Telecom announced on Tuesday that the optical cable connecting Alexandria with Tartous in the Egyptian regional waters has been damaged, causing a drop in internet speed. ...

  • 12 December

    Update-Mediatex Expo for advertising and media starts activities

    Damascus, SANA- Meidatex 2017 Exhibition for advertising and media and their requirements started activities on Tuesday at Damascus-based al-Jalaa Sport Hall with the participation of 70 media and advertising bodies. ...

  • 12 December

    China: Any behavior to change status of al-Quds undermines bases of solving Palestinian cause

    Damascus, SANA-The Chinese Embassy in Damascus has confirmed its support for solving the Palestinian cause through negotiations. The embassy, in a statement on Tuesday, considered  that “ any behavior that ...