The army targets dens of terrorists in Idleb, Hama countryside

Idleb, Hama - Units of the Syrian Arab army responded to attacks by Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists on civilians in Hama northern countryside, targeting, through artillery and rockets, their gatherings in many villages and towns of Idleb and Hama countryside.

SANA said that the army units carried out precise artillery and rocket strikes against fortifications and dens of Jabhat al-Nusra in Idleb in the surroundings of Ma’ar Shourin and Khan Sheikhoun, destroying their dens, killing and injuring a number of the terrorists.

SANA added that the rocket strikes of the army targeted regions where terrorists of the so-called “al-Hizb al-Turkistani” are present in the surroundings of Ghassanyiah to the west of Jisr al-Shoughour and Latamneh in Hama countryside.

The army operations ended up with destroying the fortifications of terrorists and inflicting them heavy losses in personnel and equipment.

Three women martyred in land mine explosion in Eastern Ghouta

Damascus countryside - Three women martyred on Tuesday and three persons were injured in an explosion of a land mine, left behind by terrorists, on a road between Mleiha and Jisreen in Eastern Ghouta of Damascus countryside.

A police source told SANA that while a Suzuki car, which carries a number of persons upon their return from farms in Jisreen, was crossing a side road near the factory of matches in Mleiha, a mine exploded, claiming the lives of three women and wounding three persons.

Three children martyred on July 7th in an explosion of an explosive device of terrorist remnants near Joubar in Damascus countryside.

Al-Maollem Receives Credentials of new Indonesian Ambassador

DAMASCUS, (ST)- Deputy Premier, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Walid al-Moallem on Tuesday received the credentials of Wajid Fauzi, as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Indonesia in Damascus.

Al-Moallem held a meeting with the new ambassador during which talks dealt with ways of enhancing bilateral ties and cooperation between Syria and Indonesia to serve the interests of the peoples of the two countries.

Terror rocket attack on Aleppo city leaves casualties

ALEPPO,(ST)_ Terrorist groups launched on Monday rocket attack on al-Hamdaneyeh and alAzameyeh districts in Aleppo city, according to the Syrian News Agency (SANA).

The agency added that the terrorists killed one civilian and wounded several others in the attack.

Syria, Iran Discuss Means of Confronting US Unilateral Coercive Measures

DAMASCUS, (ST)- Deputy Premier, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Walid al-Moallem and Special Assistant of the Speaker of Iran’s Shura Council for Political Affairs Hussein Amir Abdollahian have discussed developments in the region and means of confronting the challenges facing the two countries mainly the siege and the economic terrorism represented by the unilateral coercive economic measures imposed by the US and its allies on the peoples of the two countries to serve Israel's interests.

During their meeting in Damascus on Monday, al-Moallem and Abdollahian talked about the strategic relations between the two countries and about high level consultation and coordination.

Al-Moallem expressed Syria's appreciation over Iran's support for Syria's sovereignty and territorial integrity and for the steadfastness of the Syrian people. He thanked the Iranian leadership and people for supporting Syria's war on terrorism, stressing that the victories achieved in Syria are victories for Syria and its allies.  

Syria Takes part in Parliamentary Forum at the 2019 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

NEW YORK, (ST)- A delegation from the Syrian People's Assembly (PA) is taking part in the Parliamentary Forum at the 2019 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF), which kicked off its deliberations on 13 of July and will last till July 18th at the UN headquarters in New York.

The High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) is the United Nations hub for the global review of progress toward the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

The main theme of the 2019 session, held under the aegis of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), is “Empowering people and ensuring inclusiveness and equality”. While assessing overall progress toward the SDGs.

The forum is held at the invitation of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU).

Gas pipeline feeding Ebla Factory goes out of service due to a terrorist attack

HOMS, (ST)_ The gas pipeline linking al-Shaer gas field and Ebla Gas Factory in the eastern countryside of Homs went out of service due to a terror attack.

The Syrian News Agency (SANA) reported today that “Terrorists had vandalized the gas pipeline which extends from al-Shaer field to Ebla Gas Factory as the pipeline went out of service.”