Arab, International

June, 2014

  • 22 June

    Foreign Ministry: Escalated terrorism in Syria and Iraq puts at stake credibility of int’l counterterrorism efforts

    Damascus, (SANA) Foreign and Expatriates Ministry addressed two identical letters to the UN Secretary General and Chairman of the UN Security Council about the horrific terrorist attacks which recently targeted areas ...

  • 22 June

    US Senator Richard Black: Americans now believe in the need to change US policy towards Syria

    Virginia, SANA. US Senator Richard Black said that the Syrian people achieved a resounding victory on June 3rd when they participated in great numbers in the presidential elections, proving to ...

  • 22 June

    Russia, Saudi Arabia discuss crisis in Syria and Iraq

    Jeddah, (SANA) Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov discussed Saturday with his Saudi counterpart Saud al-Faisal the crisis in Syria and the situation in Iraq and the regional situation. The two ...

  • 21 June

    Syrian, Iraqi expatriates and Belgians protest terrorism and Al Saud’s support for it

    Brussels, SANA. Hundreds of Syrian and Iraqi expatriates and Belgian citizens organized a protest outside the Saudi embassy in Brussels, denouncing Saudi’s support for terrorist organizations and its work to ...

  • 20 June

    Churkin: Russia doesn’t support imposing embargo on supplying weapons to Syria

    New York, SANA. Russia’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations Vitaly Churkin said that Russia doesn’t support the idea of imposing an embargo on supplying weapons to Syria because it ...

  • 20 June

    Del Ponte: Terrorist acts of extremist groups and foreign mercenaries in Syria cause massive suffering

    Geneva, SANA. Member of the UN international investigation committee on Syria Carla Del Ponte said that terrorist acts committed by extremist groups like Jabhat al-Nusra and the Islamic State of ...

  • 19 June

    Syria strongly opposes nominating Israeli for vice-chair of the UN Special Commitee on Decolonization

    New York, (SANA) – Syria’s Permanent Representative to the UN, Dr. Bashar al-Jaafari, stressed Syria’s strong rejection of nominating an Israeli person for vice-chair of the Special Political and Decolonization ...

  • 19 June

    Al-Jaafari: Pluralism approached in presidential elections main axis of democracy

    New York, (SANA) – Syria’s Permanent Representative to the UN Dr. Bashar al-Jaafari held on Thursday a joint press conference with the U.S. team that covered the presidential elections process ...

  • 18 June

    Pushkov: US too late to acknowledge extremist groups in Syria are terrorists

    Moscow, (SANA) – Chairman of the Russian Duma Committee on International Affairs, Alexei Pushkov, blamed the United States of America for spreading terrorism in the Middle East, stressing that the ...

  • 18 June

    President al-Assad receives DPRK Foreign Minister

    Damascus, SANA. President Bashar al-Assad on Wednesday received Foreign Minister of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Ri Su Yong and the accompanying delegation. Talks during the meeting touched on ...