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Rejection of Occupation authorities’ project of wind turbines in the Occupied Syrian Golan

Quneitra, (ST) – People in the occupied Syrian Arab Golan organized a protest rejecting the project of wind turbines that the Israeli occupation authorities intend to implement on the citizens’ properties throughاconfiscating their lands by force.

The protest was held at the square of MajdalShams town in rejection of the Israeli plans, reiterating their adherence to their lands and defending it.

Syrian army retakes a village from terrorists in Idleb, presses ahead with operations

IDLEB,(ST)_The Syrian army units recaptured Samkeh village in the southeastern countryside of Idleb after absorbing al-Nusra Front terrorists’ major attack, which was launched yesterday at Tih-Abo Jref-Samkeh axis.

According to the Syrian News Agency (SANA), the army units, positioned in Ma’arret al-Noaman countryside, redeployed and regathered towards Samkeh village and liberated it from terrorists one day after occupying it by al-Nusra Front.

Ersan: UN efforts towards Syria are fragile because of economic sanctions and siege

New York (ST): Member of Syria's permanent delegation at the UN Ammar Ersan affirmed the necessity for some governments to commit to the principles of humanitarian work which is based on respecting the sovereignty of states and non-interference in their internal affairs.

 In a special UN General Assembly session devoted to discuss the UN Secretary General's report about the UN work, Ersan stressed that that the UN efforts towards Syria would remain fragile as there are coercive economic measures and a siege imposed on Syrian people.

Al-Mikdad welcomes India's assistance to Syrian citizens who lost their limbs in the terrorist war on the country

DAMASCUS, (ST)- Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Faisal al-Mikdad has stressed the depth and solidity of relations between Syria and India in all fields.

During a meeting on Thursday with India's Ambassador in Damascus Hifzur Rahman and head of the international operations at the “Jaipur Center for artificial limbs,” Satish Mehta, al-Mikdad welcomed  India's  generous assistance to the Syrian citizens who had lost their limbs during the terrorist war on the country.

The Indian Ambassador, on his part, affirmed his country's support for Syria in its war on terrorism.

 Al-Mikdad was briefed by Satish Mehta on the progress achieved in implementing a project for prosthetic limbs fitment in Syria so providing assistance to those who lost their limbs in the terrorist war.

Syrian-Iranian relations are deeply-rooted, prosperous: PA Speaker

DAMASCUS, (ST)- Speaker of the People's Assembly (PA) Hammouda Sabbagh has described the Syrian-Iranian relations as deeply-rooted, prosperous and constantly developing.

He made the remarks during his meeting on Thursday with Iran's Education Minister Mohsen Haji Mirzaei and the accompanying delegation.

Relations between Syria and Iran have reached an advanced stage because of the joint sacrifices in the fight against terrorism and its creators and supporters and against attempts to undermine the safety, stability and security of the two countries, said Sabbagh.

Car bomb kills a number of Turkish occupation soldiers and mercenaries in northern countryside of Raqqa

Raqqa, (ST)- A number of Turkish occupation soldiers and terrorists were killed in a car bomb attack near Hammam Al-Turkman village in the northern countryside of Raqqa.

SANA correspondent, quoting local sources, said that a car bomb exploded near the village of Hammam Al-Turkman, located in Tel Abyad area of the northern countryside of Raqqa, killing a number of Turkish occupation soldiers and mercenaries from the terrorist organizations that control the village.

Military source: A large number of " al-Nusra Front" terrorists attacked army units stationed south and southeast of Idlib

Units of the Syrian Arab Army operating in the Idlib countryside clashed today with terrorist groups that attacked military posts in the liberated countryside of Ma`rat al-Numan.

A military source told SANA that al-Nusra Front terrorists launched a violent attack at dawn today.

The source added that the terrorists were able, through the use of various types of weapons including booby-trapped vehicles and under a heavy fire cover, to penetrate some of the army's positions in the direction of Al-Teh-Abu Harif-alSamaka.