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QASD militia abducts two youngsters in Raqqa eastern countryside

Deir Ezzour, Raqqa (ST): The US-backed QASD militia carried out a new arrest campaign and abducted two youngsters in Raqqa Countryside.

Local sources said that members of the US-backed militia carried out an arrest campaign in al-Fatesa town in the eastern countryside of Raqqa and took those they arrested to an unknown destination.

The sources added that the militia was trying to control the state of popular anger which demands the expulsion of the US occupation forces.

Deir Ezzour: A child killed by landmine explosion left behind by QASD militia to the east of the city

Deir Ezzor (ST): A child was martyred in a landmine explosion left behind by QASD militia in the neighborhood of Al-Suseh town in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzour.

Civil sources said that a landmine left behind by QASD militia, that has planted mines in the neighborhoods of its dens and positions in the countryside of Raqqa, Hasaka and Deir Ezzour, went off while a child was passing in the neighborhood of Al-Suseh town in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzour, causing the death of the child immediately.

Syria renews support for Belarus President and criticizes using UN Human Rights Council to interfere in states’ internal affairs

Geneva (ST): The Syrian Arab republic renewed its support for the Belarus President-elect Alexander Lukashenko and its confidence in the options of the Belarusian people and in the wisdom and capability of its political leadership.

In a statement made by Syria’s permanent representative at the UN office in Geneva, Hussam Eddin Ala during the UN Human Rights Council session held to discuss the situation in Belorussia, Syria criticized the Council’s exploitation of political pressure and interference in the internal affairs of states as well as threatening their sovereignty and stability.

Ala called on the Council to stop taking part in the political campaigns directed against elected legitimate governments.

Qameshli: National stand in condemnation of the US and Turkish occupations

Hasaka (ST): Locals of Qobet Zaki village in the southern countryside of Qameshli, have organized a national stand in condemnation of the US and Turkish occupations, demanding the dismissal of the US and Turkish occupation forces from the Syrian territories.

The participants denounced the unilateral coercive measures taken against Syrian people, especially the so-called Caesar Act stressing that these measures would not dissuade Syrian people from their stand which rejects occupation.

Outstanding Syrian students at the secondary school certificate: Meeting Mrs. Al-Assad is motivation for more success and achievement

Damascus (ST): The outstanding Syrian students at the secondary school certificate, who were honored by Mrs. Asma’a al-Assad, affirmed that their meeting with Mrs. Al-Assad was a motivation for them to press ahead with their hard work and studies despite all challenges and difficult circumstances - so that they contribute to the building of their homeland.

Student al-Ayham Qara Ahmad, who got the full mark in the scientific branch, said, “ Our meeting with Mrs. Asma’a al-Assad was a wonderful dream I’ve dreamt of since the beginning of the academic year,” adding that Mrs. Asma’a expressed happiness and pride in our success and offered us a lot of advice so that we become an example to be followed by the forthcoming generations.

He added that obtaining the full mark was the fruit of persistent work and planning, referring to the crucial role played by the administrative and teaching staff in supporting students, especially in light of the spread of the coronavirus pandemic and the precautionary measures taken to combat it.

Student Shahed al-Azbeh from Damascus Countryside, who has also got the full mark in the scientific branch said, “ We were honoured by meeting Mrs. Al-Assad who encouraged us to continue our university studies in the specialization we wish and love to achieve more accomplishments that open the way for us to contribute to the reconstruction of our homeland.

Syria registers 37 new coronavirus cases

The Syrian Ministry of Health announced on Thursday that 37 new cases of Coronavirus have been recorded, while 14 patients have recovered and 2 others have died. 

A civilian martyred, others injured in blast of an explosive device near a fuel station in Rmeilan area in Hasaka countryside

HASAKA, (ST)-A civilian was martyred and several others were injured in the blast of an explosive device that targeted a fuel tank near a fuel station in al-Rmeilan area in Hasaka northeastern countryside.

The explosive device, placed by unknown persons, blew off in a fuel tank opposite to “Ali Agha” fuel station on the highway that connects between Tal Alou and Al-Yaroubia in Rmeilan area, SANA reporter said citing local sources on Wednesday.