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Schools countrywide to welcome students for new academic year amid anti-coronavirus precautionary measures

DAMASCUS, (ST)- More than 13,000 schools in different Syrian provinces are due to welcome 3.8 million students for the academic year 2020-2021 amid precautionary measures to confront the spread of the coronavirus pandemic in the country.

The education Ministry issued a health protocol for the return of the students to school in a way that maintain education in Syria and protect the students and teachers' health and safety at the same time.

The ministry, through its education directorates in the provinces took several precautionay measures including disinfection and sterilization campaigns in all the schools, providing health environment for the study and supplying the schools' health departments with medical tools to check students' health.

US-backed SDF militant killed in an attack by unknown persons in Deir Ezzor countryside

DEIR EZZOR, (ST)-A militant from the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) militia was killed on Saturday in an attack by unidentified persons in Deir Ezzor western countryside.

 The militant was killed during an attack on one of SDF points in al-Kabar village on the bank of the Euphrates in Deir Ezzor western countryside near Raqqa's administrative borders, local sources told SANA reporter.

Yesterday, an SDF militant was also killed in the explosion of a landmine planted by unknown persons in the vicinity of Tal Tamer town to the north of Hasaka. In addition, an explosive device went off when a car that belongs to the SDF militia was passing through the village of Mashekh to the east of Deir Ezzor, causing injuries among the militants. The blast of another explosive device in the vicinity of Zeban town in the east of Deir Ezzor also caused injuries to SDF militants.

Blast of an explosive device kills four civilians, wounds five others in Turkish-occupied city of Ras al-Ayn in Syria's Hasaka

HASAKA, (ST)- Four civilians were martyred and five others were wounded  in the blast of an explosive device near the Post Office in the Turkish-occupied Ras al-Ayn city in Hasaka countryside where Turkish-backed terror groups have a heavy presence.

According to local sources, the martyred civilians are three women and an elderly man while some of the wounded suffered serious injuries.

Prime Minister, ministers inspect the damage caused to the areas that have been hit by fires in the western countryside of Hama

HAMA, (ST)- Prime Minister Hussein Arnous accompanied by the Ministers of Local Administration, Environment, Interior and Agriculture inspected the areas that were affected by recent fires in Hama western countryside in order to check the damage caused to these areas and the situation of the locals there.

Washington sends more military reinforcements to US occupation troops in Hasaka countryside

HASAKA, (ST)- The US occupation forces have brought in military and logistic equipment to their illegal bases in Hasaka countryside.

Local sources said that a convoy of 40 vehicles carrying logistic and military equipment has entered the Syrian territories from Iraq under the protection of the warplanes of the US occupation which always comb the area before and during the convoy's passage into the areas of the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) militia.

QASD abducts several young men in Qameshli

The US-backed militia QASD continued its criminal practices against civilians in the areas under its control in the Syrian Jezira. QASD militiamen abducted a number of young men in Qameshli city with the aim of recruiting them to fight within its ranks.

Local sources said that groups of QASD militia attacked several houses in Qameshli and kidnapped a number of young men and took them to an unknown destination.

In the same context, QASD militiamen attacked the town of Daenaj to the east of Deir Ezzour and opened fire at a young man ,seriously wounding him.

Member of QASD militia killed, several others wounded in Hasaka, Deir Ezzour countryside

Hasaka (ST): A member of the US-backed militia was wounded and several others were also wounded during separate attacks launched by unknown men against them in the countrysides of Hasaka and Deir Ezzour.

Local sources said that an armed man from QASD militia- a militia that works by orders of the US occupation authorities, was killed as a result of the explosion of a landmine in Tal Tamer to the north of Hasaka.