Five people injured by terrorists’ rocket shells

Daraa - Five people were injured and fires broke out in several houses when terrorists targeted residential neighborhoods in Daraa City with rocket shells in a new violation of the Russian memorandum on de-escalation zones in Syria.

The armed groups fired on Wednesday rocket shells towards the neighborhoods of al-Sahhari, al-Mattar and al-Kashef, leaving several people injured, in addition to causing material damage to public and private properties, SANA reported.

Army kills over 20 ISIS terrorists in Deir Ezzor

Deir Ezzor - Army and Armed Forces units, backed by the Syrian Air Force, destroyed on Wednesday vehicles for ISIS terrorists including a tank rigged with explosives in Deir Ezzor city and its surroundings.

The Air Force carried out night raids against ISIS terrorists’ movements and sites in al-Thurda, al-Maqaber (graveyards), and the factories and dumps areas, and in the neighborhoods of al-Khasarat, al-Kanamat, al-Ardi, and al-Sheikh Yasen in the city and in al-Jafraa village, destroying a number of vehicles equipped with heavy machineguns and killing and injuring a number of ISIS terrorists, SANA reported.

Sixth Round of Intra-Syrian Talks in Geneva…Russia Supports Constructive Discussion of Entire Agenda

GENEVA, (ST)- The sixth round of Geneva Intra-Syrian Talks kicked off on Tuesday with the participation of the Syrian Arab Republic's delegation led by Dr. Bashar al-Jaafari.

The delegation held two meetings with the US Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura at the UN headquarters.

The delegation also held talks with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov during which the two sides discussed the current round of intra-Syrian dialogue and stressed the importance of such meetings which come within the framework of continuous consultations and coordination between the Syrian and Russian sides.

Foreign Ministry: Targeting Innocent Syrians by US-Led Coalition Violates Syria’s Sovereignty, Territorial Integrity

DAMASCUS – Foreign and Expatriates Ministry described as “blatant aggression against the Syrian people and flagrant violation of Syria’s sovereignty and territorial integrity” the airstrikes of the illegal US-led coalition which killed dozens of innocent Syrian civilians in al-Ekirshi village in Raqqa province and al-Boukamal in Deir Ezzor, SANA reported.

“On May 15th, 2017, the illegal US-led coalition killed more than 26 people in al-Ekirshi village in Raqqa province,” said the ministry in two letters addressed to the Secretary General of the United Nations and Chairman of the UN Security Council, adding that “the death toll is expected to rise due to the number of severely injured civilians and the huge destruction caused to the houses.”

US Accusations against Syrian Government of Using “Crematorium” in Sednaya Prison a Hollywood Narrative

DAMASCUS, (ST)-US accusations against the Syrian government of using a “crematorium” in Sednaya prison, in addition to the old allegations about using chemical weapons and barrel bombs are categorically incorrect, a source at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates has stressed.

In a statement to SANA on Tuesday, the source said “the US successive administrations have been keen on circulating fabrications and allegations to justify their aggressive and interventionist policies in other sovereign countries. Yesterday, the US administration prepared a new Hollywood narrative, that is disconnected from reality, in order to accuse the Syrian government of what it called “crematorium” in Sednaya prison” and of using chemical weapons and barrel bombs”.

Army establishes full control over new areas in Homs

Homs - Army units in cooperation with the backing forces on Tuesday established full control over the eastern and northwestern hills of al-Tafha, about 20 km northwest of the Fourth Station for transporting oil in the eastern countryside of Homs Province.

A military source said that the army units killed and injured a number of ISIS terrorists and destroyed scores of their armored vehicles and machineguns-equipped cars, SANA reported.

US-led international alliance aircrafts kill 31 civilians in al-Bokaml city

Deir Ezzor - The aircrafts of the US-led international alliance committed a new massacre against the Syrians, killing 31 civilians, mostly children and women, and injuring scores in airstrikes on al-Bokamal city, about 140 km east of Deir Ezzor city, SANA reported.

Civil and media sources said that airplanes of the so-called international alliance carried out airstrikes on al-Bokamal city on Monday, killing 31, including 11 children and 6 women and injuring scores of civilians, some in critical condition.