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Initiative to nominate Aleppo for the title of UNESCO “City of Music” launched

Damascus, SANA – The initiative to nominate the Syrian city of Aleppo for the title of UNESCO “City of Music” was launched during a special ceremony held Wednesday at Dar al-Assad for Culture and Arts. Based on the importance of documenting the rich Syrian civilization and heritage, particularly that of Aleppo city, Ministries of ... Read More »

Two persons injured by terrorists’ explosive rounds in Damascus

Damascus, SANA – Two persons were injured when terrorist organizations fired explosive bullets on al-Shaalan neighborhood in Damascus city. A source at Damascus Police Command told SANA that terrorist groups positioned in Jobar neighborhood and Eastern Ghouta targeted with explosive bullets the neighborhood of al-Shaalan, injuring two persons... Read More »

Lavrov: Progress achieved in last round of intra-Syrian talks in Geneva should be bolstered

Moscow, SANA – Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergy Lavrov reiterated the need for bolstering the progress achieved in the last round of the intra-Syrian dialogue in Geneva. During his meeting with UN Special Envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura in Moscow on Wednesday, Lavrov said that “we were able to achieve a fragile advance in the set... Read More »

Premier Khamis pays tribute to Syrian mothers

Damascus, SANA – On Mother’s Day, Prime Minister Imad Khamis paid tribute to the martyr’s mothers who brought up their sons on the love of the homeland and gave birth to those heroes who sacrificed their lives to defend the country. Meeting a number of mothers in Harasta suburb in Damascus countryside,  Khamis conveyed President …

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Cabinet approves memo on stricter penalties for manipulation of prices in market

Damascus, SANA – The Cabinet approved during a weekly session on Tuesday chaired by Prime Minister Imad Khamis a memo from the Justice Ministry and the Internal Trade and Consumer Protection Ministry on imposing stricter penalties and fines for those who commit infringements, monopolies, or price manipulation in the market. The Cabinet also approve... Read More »

Aleppo Governor to Russian-European Parliamentary delegation: terrorism poses threat to the entire world

Aleppo, SANA – Governor of Aleppo Hussein Diab stressed to the Russian-European Parliamentary delegation visiting Aleppo  that terrorism poses a big threat to the entire world, calling upon members of the delegation to convey the reality of the terrorist war waged against Syria and its people. The Governor briefed the delegation on the systematic d... Read More »