"Baxi", a new urban transportation service coming to Damascus City !

Director of Traffic and Transport, Abbullah Abboud, stated that he had collected a plan of a new public transportation service. Abboud assured that the government has already inspected the project and concluded it is applicable in the city of Damascus.

The new urban transportation service coming to the city will aid in the mobilization of people and goods around the city, especially in the old town.

3,000 Displaced Persons Return to Their Towns in Deir Ezzor Countryside

DEIR EZZOR- Hundreds of families returned to their homes and towns in Deir Ezzor province’s eastern countryside which the Syrian Arab Army had liberated from Daesh (ISIS), according to SANA.

SANA’s reporter said that three thousand persons returned on Tuesday to their towns and homes in Deir Ezzor countryside as state establishments resumed operations and services were restored after the army removed all landmines and explosive devices planted by Daesh in the towns.

Syrian Army establishes control over new areas in Aleppo and Hama countryside

Provinces – Syrian Arab Army units continue to advance in their operations against Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists and other terror groups affiliated to it in Aleppo’s southern countryside.

SANA said on Tuesday that army units and supporting forces are carrying out operations against al-Nusra terrorists in the southern countryside of Aleppo, and in the recent hours the army established control over Maseh and Tel Maseh villages west of the town of Tel al-Daman after clashes with al-Nusra terrorists and the affiliated groups to it.

Rouhani Condemns US Troops' Illegal Presence in Syria

TEHRAN, (ST)- President Hassan Rouhani of Iran has condemned the illegal presence of American troops in Syria, stressing that it violates international laws and conventions.

During a meeting on Tuesday with Syria's People's Assembly  (PA) Speaker Hammouda al-Sabbagh and a number of Syrian MPs as well as the Syrian Ambassador in Tehran, Rouhani said that the new American plan represented in Washington's announcement of creating a new "armed militia" in northeastern Syria is a conspiracy on the security and unity of the country and the entire region.

24 People, Held by Terrorist Groups, Released

DAMASCUS COUNTRYSIDE- 24 People including women and children, who were previously kidnapped and held by Terrorist groups in Erbin area in Eastern Ghouta of Damascus countryside, have been released within the framework of efforts exerted by the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) and concerned parties to people with critical health conditions leave areas controlled by terrorist organizations.

Washington's Creation of New Armed Militia in Syria Aims to Divide the Country and Prolong the Crisis

 DAMASCUS, (ST)- The United States' creation of a new "armed militia" in the northeast of Syria is an attempt to divide Syria and prolong the crisis, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Faisal al-Mikdad has stressed, pointing out that this attempt is destined to failure in the light of the victories of the Syrian army and its allies.

In a phone interview with al-Mayadeen TV Monday night, al-Mikdad said Syria was not surprised by this new American move which serves US, western, Israeli and gulf agendas that seek destroying and fragmenting the region.

Syrian Army regains control over new areas in Hama and Aleppo countryside

Hama/Aleppo – Syrian Arab Army units established full control over Hajila village and Mashrfeh hill in the northeastern countryside of Hama province.

Army units, in cooperation with allied forces, continued their operations in the northeastern countryside of Hama province as they engaged in fierce clashes with Daesh (ISIS) terrorist organization in the area, establishing control over Hajila village and Taliet Mashrfeh to the west of al-Zinkahya village, SANA said.

SANA added that a number of terrorists were killed and their sites and vehicles were destroyed as a result of the operations.