Deir Ezzor Restores Vitality

Deir Ezzor – After the success of the Syrian Arab Army on September 5th in breaking the siege imposed by ISIS on Deir Ezzor city, positive changes have started to become apparent in the various aspects of locals’ lives.

Now, a tour in the streets and neighborhoods of Deir Ezzor city after it was freed from the chains of ISIS draws a clear picture of the locals’ daily lives as they are gradually shaking off the dust of suffering that lasted for more than three years, a report by SANA said.

500 Families, Previously Displaced by Terrorists, Return to Their Houses in Manbej in Aleppo Eastern Countryside

ALEPPO, (ST)- More than 500 families, who were previously displaced by the terrorists,  have returned to their villages and towns in Manbej area in Aleppo eastern countryside after the Syrian Arab army has restored security and stability there.

A number of returnees expressed their happiness for their return, stressing that they will spare no effort as to fix the damage caused by the terrorists to their areas and that they will replant their lands and restore life to their villages after they suffered a lot from terrorism.

Army Continues Advancing in Eastern Countryside of Homs

Homs- Units of Army and Armed Forces established full control over the villages of al-Shindakhia al-Janobia and Abu Tarraha in Jub al-Jarrah area in the eastern countryside of Homs, according to SANA.

SANA reporter in Homs said that army units, in cooperation with allied forces, established full control over al-Shindakhia al-Janobia and Abu Tarraha villages after fierce battles with ISIS terrorists, in which large numbers of terrorists were killed while their remnants fled towards neighboring areas.

Astana 6 Communique Renews Guarantor Countries' Commitment to Syria's Independence, Sovereignty, Territorial Integrity

ASTANA, Kazakhstan- The guarantor states of the cessation of hostilities in Syria (Russia, Iran and Turkey) have renewed their strong commitment to the independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Syrian Arab Republic and to combating terrorism in the country.

According to SANA, the Kazakh Foreign Minister Abdrakhmanov read out the final statement at the end of the  plenary meeting of Astana-6 talks in which “the guarantor states renewed their strong commitment to the independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Syrian Arab Republic under the terms of UN Security Council Resolution No. 2254 as they reached to an agreement on de-escalation zones, including Idleb area,”

The statement pointed out that the three guarantor countries stressed that the establishment of the de-escalation areas is a temporary measure that will continue for six months and will be extended in a manner based on the consensus among the guarantor states and that the establishment of these zones shouldn't under any circumstances undermine the sovereignty, independence and territorial integrity of the Syrian Arab Republic.

Premier to Italian Delegation: Western Sanctions Targeted Syrians' Livelihood

 DAMASCUS, (ST)- The danger threatening the world because of the spread of terrorism across borders, in addition to unifying international efforts to put an end to this phenomenon and stopping all forms of support provided by regional and western countries to terrorists were main topics discussed during Prime Minister Emad Khamis's meeting on Thursday with an Italian Senate delegation led by Poalo Romani, Head of the Italian Delegation to the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly.

The premier said that Syria is achieving daily victories over terrorism thanks to the sacrifices of the Syrian Arab army and its allies, stressing that the unilateral coercive economic measures imposed by western countries on the Syrian people have contributed to increasing the citizens' suffering. He called for lifting these sanctions as they target citizens livelihood in the first place.

Army Chief of Staff Visits Units Operating in Deir Ezzor

DEIR EZZOR- Upon the directives of commander-in-Chief of the army and armed forces, President Bashar al-Assad, Chief of Staff, Major General Ali Abdullah Ayoub visited on Thursday the army units operating in Deir Ezzor.

According to SANA, General Ayoub conveyed President al-Assad’s congratulations to the commanders and soldiers and his pride in their steadfastness, sacrifices, heroism and victories, particularly breaking the siege which was imposed on Deir Ezzor.

Army Restores Control Over New Areas in Deir Ezzor Province

DEIR EZZOR- Army units operating in Deir Ezzor on Thursday regained control over new areas in the western and eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor city in the framework of their wide-scale military operations to uproot terrorism, SANA reported.

SANA’s reporter said that the army units regained control over Damen battalion, southwest of the Airport, and the first water-pumping station in al-Mrai’eyeh.