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October, 2020

  • 10 October

    Number of fires extinguished in Mashta al-Helou, Tartous countryside, Firefighting teams of Sweida and Daraa participate in operations in Tartous and Lattakia

    Tartous, SANA- Firefighting team affiliated to Tartous Agricultural Department, in cooperation with the Civil Defense and the locals, extinguished a number of fires erupted in Mashta al-Helou area in the …

  • 2 October

    Ancient reservoir in Qanawat… archaeological landmark dating back to 1500 years

    Sweida, SANA- With a history extending to 1,500 years, an ancient reservoir in Qanawat town to the east of Sweida city stands as an archeological landmark distinguished with its walls …

September, 2020

  • 29 September

    Um al- Zeitoun village embraces unique cultural heritage dating back to 3rd century AD

    Sweida, SANA – Um al-Zeitoun village in Sweida province has embraced a deep-rooted cultural heritage dating back to the 3rd century AD which is represented by a group of monuments …

  • 8 September

    Um al- Zeitoun archeological ponds narrate chapters of Sweida rich history

    Sweida, SANA – Sweida province is famous for its archeological ponds which spread in a number of its villages and the two ponds of Um al- Zeitoun in the northern …

  • 1 September

    Ancient Mayamas temples … unique architectural design dating back to 2nd century AD

    Sweida, SANA- Mayamas village, about 20 km to the southeast of Sweida city, is rich in its antiquities which date back to different ages, the most prominent of which are …

August, 2020

  • 25 August

    Archeological bathhouses in Qanawat…unique architectural style dating back to 2nd century AD

    Sweida, SANA- Archeological bathhouses in Qanawat town bear a unique architectural witness on the region’s civilization as they represent a miniature model of the Roman bathhouses in each of Shahba …

  • 25 August

    Sweida production of almond estimated at 3,286 tons

    Sweida, SANA – Almond harvesting season has begun for the current season in the warmest areas in Sweida Province, and it will expand successively to include the rest of the …

July, 2020

  • 7 July

    16 new craft and industrial facilities enter labor market in Sweida in first half of 2020  

    Sweida, SANA – 16 craft and industrial facilities have entered the labor market in Sweida province during the first half of 2020 and they have provided 40 job opportunities. Director …

January, 2020

  • 6 January

    Shahba Museum … Tales of ancient Greek myths in beautiful mosaic paintings

    Sweida, SANA_ The Archaeological Museum of Shahba in Sweida province, about 90 kilometers south of Damascus, contains mosaic paintings of great beauty and accuracy that tell the ancient Greek myths …

October, 2019

  • 25 October

    One civilian martyred in blast of terrorists-planted mine in Sweida countryside

    Sweida, SANA_ One civilian was martyred on Friday in blast of terrorists-planted mine in the western countryside of Sweida adjacent to the eastern countryside of Daraa. A source at Sweida …