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4 civilians killed, 5 others injured in terrorist rocket attack in Aleppo province

Aleppo, SANA – Four civilians were killed in a terrorist rocket attack on al-Safira town to the southeast of Aleppo city on Wednesday. A source at Aleppo Police Command told SANA’s reporter that ISIS-affiliated terrorist groups positioned in al-Balat village targeted al-Safira town with a number of rocket shells, claiming the lives of 4... Read More »

Syria participates in 11th session of PUIC

Baghdad, SANA – Syria, represented by a delegation of the People’s Assembly, is participating in the 11th session of the Parliamentary Union of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Member States that kicked off in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad. In his opening speech, Iraqi Parliament Speaker Salim al-Jabouri called for finding a... Read More »

Ports of Lattakia and Tartous reopen after storm

Lattakia, SANA – The ports of Lattakia and Tartous reopened on Wednesday after the storm passed. Director of Ports Maissam Ibrahim al-Youssef noted in a statement to SANA that the intensity of the storm amounted to maximum winds of 42 knots, but with only slight damage. The two ports were closed on Monday as winds …

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Moscow: Possibility of delaying talks in Geneva to become clear after Lavrov, Kerry meeting

Moscow, SANA – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said that the possibility of delaying the Syrian-Syrian talks scheduled to be held on January 25th in Geneva will become clear following a meeting between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US State Secretary John Kerry which will take place on Wednesday in Zurich, Switzerland.... Read More »

Prime Minister: SYP 326 billion for subsidizing electricity sector in 2016

Damascus, SANA – The Cabinet discussed during its weekly session on Tuesday a number of services and economic issues, including means to control prices in market, prevent monopolization of goods, provide the needs of the agriculture sector, and creating production sectors to create new job opportunities. Chairing the session, Prime Minister Wael al... Read More »

Terrorists prevent a joint humanitarian team from entering, humanitarian aid delivered to Kafraya, Fouaa, Madaya and Zabadani

New York, SANA- The Takfiri terrorist organizations prevented a joint team of the International  Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) from entering the towns of al-Fouaa and Kefraya besieged by “Jaish al-Fateh” terrorists. “The joint team had to postpone the mission to al-Foua’a and Kafra... Read More »