The competent authorities seize large quantities of weapons from the remnants of the terrorists in the southern region, including American and Israeli mines

Damascus, (ST) - SANA correspondent reported that the competent authorities seized a large amount of weapons from the remnants of terrorists in the southern region, including American and Israeli-made mines.

On the twenty-third of last June, the competent authorities found large quantities of weapons, ammunition, medical equipment and medicines, some of which were of western origin, from the remnants of terrorist groups in the liberated areas of terrorism in the southern region. 

Raghda Sawas

Al-Moallem affirms, in a phone call with the Lebanese Foreign Minister, Syria's support and solidarity to brotherly Lebanon

Damascus, (ST) - Deputy Premier, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Walid al-Moallem in a phone call to Lebanese Foreign MinisterCharbel Wahba, expressed  the sorrow and  sympathy of the Syrian Arab Republic upon hearing the news of the horrific explosion in the Beirut port, which killed a number of innocent people and injured others and caused enormous damage to public and private buildings and facilities.

Al-Moallem affirmed Syria’s sympathy and solidarity with brotherly Lebanon and its willingness to  to help Lebanon overcome the tragic accident.

Al-Moallem expressed his deep sympathy and sincere condolences to the brotherly Lebanese people, the families of the bereaved victims and wishes for a speedy recovery for the wounded.

Syrian Health Ministry: 45 new Coronavirus cases have been reported, 15 patients have recovered

DAMASCUS, (ST)_Health Ministry has announced that 45 new Coronavirus cases have been reported in Syria and 15 patients have recovered.

The ministry said in a statement issued today that the infections have reached 892 , of which 283 have recovered and 46 cases have died.

ICSFT: Silence on sanctions being imposed on Syria is a crime against humanity

Chairman of the International Council Supporting Fair Trial and Human Rights (ICSFT) Dr. Abdul Hameed Abbas Dashti has called for lifting the unilateral and coercive measures being imposed on Syria.

In a letter he sent to the UN organizations and the WHO and the Red Cross, Dr. Dashti said that silence on these measures amid the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic is a crime against humanity.

President al-Assad invites new parliament to convene on Monday

DAMASCUS, (ST)_President Bashar al-Assad issued on Tuesday decree No. 209 for 2020 that invites the People’s Assembly of the 3rd legislative term to convene for its first session on Monday, August 10, 2020.

Basma Qaddour

US-backed militia opens fire on protesters in Syria’s Der Ezzour, wounding 3 civilians

DER EZZOUR, (ST)_ At least 3 civilians were wounded when the US-backed “Syrian Democratic Forces” militia opened fire on protesters in al-Hwayej town in the eastern Der Ezzour countryside.

The town’s residents protested today against the presence of the US occupation forces in Syria and against the assassination of one of the dignitaries of alK’edat tribe.

A Turkish soldier found dead in Syria

A soldier from the Turkish occupation forces was found dead on Monday evening in Ras al-Ayn City in the northwestern countryside of Hasaka.

According to Local sources the Turkish soldier was found dead as he had been shot with several bullets near the bread facility in Ras al-Ayn City where the Turkish occupation forces and their mercenaries are spread.