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Mikdad on World Refugee Day: Syria deals with refugees within the humanitarian framework

Damascus, SANA – The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Syria commemorated the World Refugee Day with a festivity held at al-Mashraqa Restaurant in Damascus. The festivity included various heritage and folkloric shows performed by participants from Arab and foreign states and an exhibition for traditional handicr... Read More »

Moscow: increasing number of US troops in southern Syria illegal

Moscow, SANA – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov stressed that increasing the number the US troops in southern Syria is illegal. “It is absolutely illegal as the move was not made in accordance with any decision, reached by the UN Security Council, nor was it made following a request by the legitimate authorities in …

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Three killed, 12 injured in terrorist attacks with shells in several provinces

Damascus, SANA- 4 people were injured in terrorist attacks with mortar shells fired by armed groups on the residential neighborhoods in Damascus in a new violation of the Russian de-escalation memorandum in Syria. A source at Damascus Police Command told SANA that the armed groups positioned in the Eastern Ghouta fired on Tuesday morning a number o... Read More »

Kazakhstan sends invitations to Syrian government, opposition, guarantor countries and representatives for next Astana meeting

Astana, SANA- Invitations had been sent to the Syrian government, opposition, the guarantor countries and to the representatives to attend next round of Astana talks on Syria scheduled for July 4-5, Kazakhstan’s Foreign Ministry said Tuesday. “Invitations had been sent to the Syrian government and opposition. We are waiting for their an... Read More »

Electrical and mechanical damage caused to Mhardeh thermal power plant due to terrorist rocket attack

Hama, SANA- The armed groups positioned in the northern countryside of Hama fired on Tuesday morning more than 12 rocket shells on Mhardeh thermal power plant in Hama countryside in a new violation of the de-escalation zones memorandum in Syria. A source at Hama Police Command told SANA that the armed groups fired more than 12 rocket shells which l... Read More »

Bomb-laden car seized in eastern countryside of Salamiyeh

Hama, SANA- Army units operating in the eastern countryside of Salamiyeh seized Monday a car bomb loaded with large amounts of high explosive materials prepared to be detonated in al-Hasso town, in Wadi al-Azib in the eastern countryside of Salamiyeh in Hama province. SANA reporter said that the army units managed to seize a car bomb laden with lar... Read More »