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Ministerial committee follows up on service projects in Homs eastern countryside

Homs, SANA – The ministerial committee assigned with following up on the service and development projects in Homs province on Sunday toured the eastern countryside of Homs and checked work in Raqama, Shairat, Saddad, and al-Qaryatain towns. The committee’s chairman, Minister of Health Nizar Yaziji, said that al-Qaryatain Hospital sustained consider... Read More »

Defense Minister at People’s Assembly: Syrian Arab Army will continue fighting terrorism until it is eliminated

Damascus, SANA – The People’s Assembly held a session on Sunday headed by Speaker Hammoudeh Sabbagh with the presence of Defense Minister Fahed Jasem al-Freij. The Assembly members hailed the victories of the Army and Armed Forces against terrorism, and focused on the issues related to strengthening the Syrian Army, addressing the needs of military... Read More »

Hasaka Governor affirms important role of backup forces in fighting terrorism

Hasaka, SANA – Hasaka Governor, Jayez al-Musa, affirmed on Sunday the important role of the supporting forces for the Syrian Arab Army in defending Syria against terrorism. Al-Musa, during a meeting with gathering of tribes’ fighters, said that the final victory is within sight thanks to achievements of the army and the backup forces, adding ... Read More »

Sunday weather: Temperatures above average, rain showers expected

Damascus, SANA- Temperatures will remain from 3 to 5 degrees above average as the country is affected by a superficial high air pressure accompanied by southwestern air currents in the upper layers of the atmosphere. Meteorology Department expected in its Sunday bulletin that the skies will be cloudy to partly cloudy in general and local …

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Russian-Syrian basketball festival held at Damascus

Damascus, SANA – A basketball festival titled “Russia, Syria, Basketball Unites Countries” was held on Saturday at the main courtyard al-Fayhaa sports complex in Damascus. The event included an exhibition match between the veterans of the Syrian and Russian national basketball teams, ending in a draw at 44/44, in addition to a match between male ..... Read More »