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Legal status of 147 persons settled in Homs

Homs, SANA – The legal status of 147 persons from Homs city and the northern countryside of Homs province was settled according to the amnesty decree no.15 for the year 2016. SANA reporter in Homs said that 147 persons from Talbisa, al-Rastan, al-Husn and a number of neighborhoods in Homs city had their legal status settled, after they …

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UN: De Mistura continues to serve as Special Envoy for Syria

New York, SANA – Deputy Spokesman for the Secretary General Farhan Haq said UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura will continue with the work that he is doing right now. Haq was quoted as saying at a press briefing on Friday that “There’s been at least an extension allowing [de Mistura] to continue …

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Parliament Speaker: Syria supports every project to revive pan-Arabism

Damascus, SANA – Speaker of the People’s Assembly Hadiyeh Abbas stressed on Saturday that Syria will always support all initiatives and projects aimed at reviving and bolstering pan-Arabism and boosting the Arabs’ ability to deal with the challenges facing the Arab nation and its future. Abbas’s remarks came during a meeting with ... Read More »

De Mistura at conclusion of Geneva 5: We discussed four baskets in depth

Geneva, SANA – UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura said that the fifth round of intra-Syrian dialogue in Geneva saw the discussion of issues in parallel and in-depth discussion of the four baskets that make up the agenda of the dialogue. In a press conference on Friday marking the conclusion of this round …

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UNRWA Commissioner-General: Recent Visit to Syria helpful, agency suffers shortage of Syria response plan

Damascus, SANA – Commissioner-General of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) Pierre Krahenbuhl affirmed on Friday that his recent visit to Syria will contribute to drawing the attention of the world to the situation of the Palestinian refugees during the current difficult circumstances in... Read More »

Syrian Arab Republic delegation and de Mistura hold session of talks

Geneva, SANA – The delegation of the Syrian Arab Republic, headed by Bashar al-Jaafari, arrived at the UN HQ in Geneva to hold a session of talks at with the UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura in the framework of the fifth round of the Syrian-Syrian dialogue in Geneva. The Syrian Arab Republic …

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