Syria Strongly Condemns Attempt to Assassinate Venezuelan President

DAMASCUS- Syria on Sunday strongly condemned the attempt to assassinate Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.

According to SANA, an official source at the Foreign and Expatriates Ministry told SANA that “the Syrian Arab Republic condemns in the strongest terms the assassination attempt which targeted Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro which aims at undermining the security and stability of the country.”

Army thwarts terrorist attack in Hama countryside, kills scores of terrorists

Hama - Units of Syrian Arab Army, operating in the northern countryside of Hama, thwarted a terrorist attack on al-Zallakiyat area.

SANA said that terrorist groups affiliated to Jabhat al-Nusra attacked al-Zallakiyat area in the northern countryside of Hama where the army units dealt with the attack and managed to thwart it and to inflict heavy losses upon terrorists.

The terrorist Khair Eddien al-Rahmon of the so called “Jaish al-Ezza” was among those killed.

Syrian team ends 3rd stage of the individual tank Biathlon contests of the 2018 International Army Games

Syrian team ends 3rd stage of the individual tank Biathlon contests of the 2018 International Army Games

 


 

 

Grand Mufti: Syria is fighting terrorism on behalf of the world

Damascus - Grand Mufti of the Republic Ahmad Badreddin Hassoun affirmed on Saturday that Syria is fighting terrorism on behalf of the world, SANA reported.

Hassoun’s remarks came during a meeting with head of the Hungarian Greek Catholic Archbishop Peter Fulop Kocsis.

He added that the Syrian people, thanks to their steadfastness, sacrifice and bravery along with the army and leadership, have managed to achieve victory over terrorism.

Bloudan Tourism Festival 2018

DAMASCUS COUNTRYSIDE- Activities of Bloudan Tourism Festival 2018 kicked off on Thursday amid wide popular and official participation.

The 4-day event is organized by the Ministry of Tourism in cooperation with Damascus Countryside Governorate.

According to SANA, The festival includes tourism, cultural and sports activities, in addition to a series of concerts featuring Syrian and Lebanese singers.

Weapons, ammunition and Israeli-made food items from terrorists’ remnants found in Quneitra countryside

Quneitra - The authorities uncovered large amounts of weapons , ammunition and Israeli-made food items from terrorists’ remnants while combing a number of villages in Quneitra countryside.

SANA said that discovered weapons and ammunition included rifles, US-made TOW missiles, various munitions, mines, snipers and machineguns, in addition to equipment for the so-called “White Helmets” which were hidden underground and amounts of Israeli-made food items.

One civilian martyred in explosive device blast in Homs

Homs - A civilian was martyred and two others were injured in an explosion of an IED left behind by terrorist organizations in Talbeisa town, about 13 km to the north of Homs city.

SANA said that an explosive device from the remnants of terrorist organizations went off while three young men were carrying out maintenance work in the vicinity of their house in the town of Talbeisa, killing one of them and seriously wounding other two.

The two injured were rushed to Karm al-Lawz Hospital in Homs city, SANA added.