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A terror blast in Hasaka kills several civilians including 3 children

HASAKA, (ST)_ Several civilians were martyred in a terror blast in Qahtaneyeh town in the northern countryside of Hasaka.

According to the Syrian News Agency (SANA), terrorists detonated a car bomb parked near a telecommunication center in Qahtaneyeh town, around 30km  away from the east of Qameshli city, killing several civilians including 3 children.

Sheraton Bazar is a mix of stories all about Syrian woman’s struggle to go on (2)

When we visited a Bazar held in Sheraton Damascus and talked to some participants and visitors, we heard several interesting and real stories about challenge, struggle, hope and frustration. Some of these stories show the strength  of woman and her determination to be an active person in society and to get money from small- or very small- business workshops.

Mrs. Lutfeyeh Shaloha, Executive Director of ‘Habbet Khardal’ Association for supporting women, told Syria Times e-newspaper that she alongside 14 women founded the association on July, 13, 2017.Their aim was to back women to make their own business in order to get money and to preserve their dignity.

“The idea of establishing the association was born when we saw women standing waiting in a long line for aid. We asked ourselves: why don't these women work to get money? We can hold free training courses for them and provide them with raw materials to produce handmade products and then to sell them,”  Mrs. Shaloha said, pointing out that the number of women registered in the association reached up to 500.

Terrorists kill woman and girl, wound 6 civilians in rocket attacks on Hama countryside

HAMA,(ST)_A woman and a girl were martyred and 6 civilians wounded in terror rocket attacks on towns in the northwest countryside of Hama.

According to the Syrian News Agency (SANA), the terrorist groups,  holed up in Sfohen and Kafer Ewid towns in the southern countryside of Idleb,  launched rockets on Joreen and al-Jeed towns in the northern countryside of Hama, killing a woman and a girl and wounding 6 civilians.

Syrian Red Crescent Volunteer Awarded the Florence Nightingale Medal

DAMASCUS, (ST)- Masoun al-Rifa'i , a Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) volunteer, has got the Florence Nightingale Medal, the highest international distinction a nurse is awarded for their exceptional devotion and exemplary services.

In a statement of which the Syrian News Agency SANA got a copy, SARC said that al-Rifa'i, was nominated for the award because he is an emergency medical service personnel, who worked actively and bravely during the crisis and in appreciation for his humanitarian efforts.

Syria Will Continue to Be the Beating Heart of Arabism: Egyptian Politicians

CAIRO, (ST)-Syria, through its steadfastness, has managed to confront the heinous terrorist aggression that targeted its existence and sought to dominate Egypt and the entire region, "Secretary of the Egyptian Arab Democratic Nasserist Party Mohammad Abu al-Ola said during his meeting on Monday with Head of the Syrian mission in Egypt Bassam Darweesh.

He voiced his solidarity with Syria in its war on terrorism and in confronting the conspiracy hatched against the country, according to the Syrian Arab News Agency SANA.