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Crimes of US-Backed "Qasad" Militia against the Syrians Go in Line with Schemes of Some Washington Client States

DAMASCUS, (ST)- The repressive and aggressive acts committed by the US-backed separatist terrorist militia called "Qasad" (Syria Democratic Forces) against the Syrian citizens in Hasaka, Raqqa, Deir Ezzour and Aleppo go in harmony with the schemes being drawn up by "Israel" and implemented by some Washington clients states, the Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates has stressed, reiterating Syria's determination to liberate every inch of its territories from terrorism and occupation.

In a letter sent to the UN Chief and President of the Security Council on Sunday, the ministry said that "Qasad" has not been satisfied with participating in the crimes committed by the US-led coalition against the Syrians. It has started to adopt a new criminal policy demonstrated in kidnapping, torturing and killing civilians, displacing the locals and stealing their properties as well as taking the youths to illegal forced recruitment aiming to impose a new reality that serves the American and Israeli schemes in the region and prolongs the terrorist war on Syria.

Sen. Richard Black to ST: Saudis have lost the US-backed war in Yemen and just don’t know it

Virginia Senator Richard Black has called for ending America’s support for Saudi Arabia’s losing venture in Yemen, stressing that Yemen’s Houthi Tribesmen Deal Crippling Blow to Saudi Oil Production and Prestige.

In a press release sent to the Syria Times e-newspaper, the senator said: “Saudis tried using cruel bombardment to install a puppet regime in Yemen.  They thought they could muscle the poor Houthi tribesmen, but they were wrong. The dramatic success of their attack on Saudi oil production is a huge victory for the Houthis of Yemen and a huge loss for Saudi Arabia’s Prince Mohammad bin Salman.”

Russia Delivers Three Tonnes of Humanitarian Aid to Syria’s Aleppo

ALEPPO /Syria - Officers of the Russian Center for Reconciliation and coordination in Syria delivered over three tonnes of food and clothing to the settlement of Maaret Um Haush in the Aleppo province, Denis Shatailo, a spokesman for the center, informed reporters.

"This settlement 30 kilometers north of the city of Aleppo was severely damaged in the armed conflict; it is located in the fifth (last and northernmost) zone of de-escalation. We have delivered 500 food packaged and 500 clothing packages amounting to over 3 tonnes. Each package contains flour, rice, sugar, tea and condensed milk," Shatailo said, according to TASS.

2 boys were wounded in a landmine blast in Der Ezzour

DER EZZOUR,(ST)_ A boy and his brother were wounded in the blast of a landmine left by ISIS terrorists in Mrat town in the east of Der Ezzour city, according to the Syrian News Agency (SANA).

The agency quoted Director of al-Assad Hospital Dr. Maamoun Hezeh in the city as saying that two boys aged 12 and 13 were conveyed to the hospital. One of them is in a critical condition and his right hand and left leg were cut. However the second boy had wounds in different parts of his body.

Completion of First and Second Phases of Preparing the Urban Planning Chart of Deir Ezzor

 The General Company for Engineering Studies and Technical Consultations completed the first and second phases of the study and preparing of the urban planning chart of the city of Deir Ezzor.

Chairman of Deir Ezzor city council, Eng. Raed Mandil, affirmed that the second phase tackled some problems faced in the previous urban plan by developing new proposals regarding structural characteristics to find solutions.