General Strike in Occupied Syrian Golan in Protest against Judaizing Practices of Israeli Occupation

OCCUPIED SYRIAN GOLAN – The Syrian people in the occupied Golan are staging a general strike in rejection of the Israeli occupation authorities’ exercises and their transgressions against the locals who rejected the so-called “local councils elections” as being a new step towards Judaizing the Golan, according to SANA.

SANA reporter in Quneitra said that the Syrian people in the occupied Golan are staging a general strike in the villages of Majdal Shams, Boqatha, Mas’ada, and Ain Qania in rejection of the practices of the Israeli occupation authorities aiming at Judaizing the occupied Golan and annexing it.

Parliamentarians of the World Need to Join Efforts to Lift the Sanctions Imposed on the Syrians

MADRID, (ST)- Parliamentarians of the world should join efforts as to lift the unilateral coercive measures imposed on the Syrians, the Syrian People's Assembly (PA) delegation participating in the Global Parliamentary Summit against Hunger and Malnutrition held in the Spanish capital Madrid, has stressed, noting the negative impacts of these measures on the Syrians' life.

During the summit, held on October 20-30, the People's Assembly member and head of the delegation Adnan Suleiman, talked about the big damage caused to all production sectors in Syria because of the unjust sanctions, particularly agriculture which is the main source of food.

He pointed out that the Syrian government has spared no effort as to alleviate the negative impacts of the sanctions imposed on the Syrian citizens by western countries  which are supporting the terrorism that has been targeting Syria.

People of Occupied Syrian Golan to Hold General Strike against Israeli Occupation's Judaization Practices

OCCUPIED SYRIAN GOLAN, (ST)- People of the Occupied Syrian Golan are to hold a general strike on Wednesday to protest the Israeli occupation authorities' Judaization practices, stressing their adherence to their Syrian Arab identity.

SANA reporter in Quneitra said that the general strike will be held in the villages of Majdal Shams, Baq'ata, Mas'ada and Ein Qinieh to express the Syrians' rejection of the occupation's aggressive and oppressive policies which aim at judaizing the occupied Syrian Golan and annexing it to the illegitimate Israeli entity.

Israeli Occupation Fires Live Rounds and Gas Grenades against Sit-Inners in Occupied Golan's Majdal Shams

OCCUPIED SYRIAN GOLAN– Forces of the Israeli occupation attacked with live rounds and gas grenades participants in a sit-in held on Tuesday in Majdal Shams town in the occupied Syrian Golan  to voice rejection of the so-called “local councils elections,” according to SANA.

SANA’s correspondent in Quneutra said that the Israeli occupation forces fired live rounds and gas grenades at the people of Majdal Shams who were protesting the “elections” and tried to disperse them by force, in addition to arresting a number of locals.

Syria Supports Occupied Golan Citizens in Resisting Israeli Occupation and Rejecting “Local Councils Elections”

DAMASCUS – Syria stressed that the occupied Syrian Golan is an integral part of the Syrian territory, and it will work to restore it sooner or later, expressing support to the Syrian civilians of the occupied Golan in their resistance against the Israeli occupation and the illegitimate “local councils elections,” according to SANA.

In two identical letters directed to the UN Secretary General and UNSC President on the so-called “local council elections” the Israeli authorities want to hold in the occupied Syrian Golan, the Foreign and Expatriates Ministry said that the occupation authorities are determined to hold elections of the so-called “local councils” in the villages of Majdal Shams, Boqatha, Masa’ada, and Ain Qenia in the occupied Syria Golan, which contradicts UN resolutions and the Geneva agreements on territories under control of occupation, selecting 30/10/2018 as date for these elections.

Syria Determined to Liberate its Territories from Terrorism and Any Illegal Foreign Military Presence: Al-Jaafari

NEW YORK, (ST)- Syria will continue the fight against terrorism until every inch of the Syrian territory is liberated from terrorists and any illegal foreign military presence, Syria's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Bashar Al-Jaafari has stressed.

 During a Security Council Session on Monday, dedicated for the UN Chief report on the humanitarian situation in Syria, al-Jaafari said that some western countries continue to hinder and politicize humanitarian work in Syria to serve their own agendas.

He said that some countries member in the Security Council in addition to the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) keep talking about the humanitarian situation in Syria, but they avoid talking about the acts of aggression and the crimes committed by the US-led coalition in Syria, the latest of which was perpetrated today with the use of banned white phosphorus in Hajin town in Deir Ezzor countryside.

Al-Moallem: "We Will not Allow Anyone to Interfere in Our National Affairs"

DAMASCUS – Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign and Expatriates Minister Walid al-Moallem on Monday met delegations participating in the meetings of the Executive Committee of the World Peace Council and the International Young Democrat Union (IYDU), SANA reported

Minister al-Moallem voiced appreciation for the Committee’s decision to hold its annual conference in Damascus.

 “For more than seven years, we have been in a real war against terrorism, and today we can see the signs of victory despite all Western and American attempts to prolong the crisis for many years,” he said, according to SANA.

He noted that despite the agreement on establishing a demilitarized zone in Idleb, there are still terrorists in the area in question, which shows that Turkey isn’t serious about fulfilling its obligations, and Idleb city is still under the control of terrorists.