Syrians mark Evacuation Day, army’s victories over terrorism and tripartite aggression

Damascus - Tens of thousands of Syrians gathered at the Umayyad Square in Damascus on Monday to mark the 72nd anniversary of Evacuation Day (Syrian Independence Day, which marks the evacuation of French occupation forces from the country in 1946) and the victories of the Syrian Army on terrorism and the recent tripartite US-British-French aggression on Syria, SANA reported.

US-Led Aggression on Syria Will Never Undermine Syrians' Determination to Combat Terrorism

DAMASCUS- Speaker of People’s Assembly Hammoudeh Sabbagh affirmed that the tripartite aggression on Syria will never undermine Syrian people’s determination to combat terrorism.

Speaker Sabbagh’s remarks came during a meeting with an independent British delegation, headed by Member of the British House of Lords, Baroness Cox, SANA reported.

Sabbagh said that the governments of the countries that launched the aggression against Syria, especially the US, continue to violate international law, contrary to the international legitimacy and the UN and its Charter which safeguards the sovereignty and independence of states.

Cabinet Approves Funds for Reconstruction in Eastern Ghouta

DAMASCUS– The Cabinet saluted the Syrian Arab Army which confronted the American-Britan-French aggression on Syria and prevented it from achieving its goals, according to SANA.

During its session held on Sunday, chaired by Prime Minister Imad Khamis, the Cabinet approved the funds necessary to restore the basic services and state institutions to the Eastern Ghouta after its liberation from terrorism.

A factory of weapons for Jaish al-Islam terrorists unearthed in Douma

Damascus countryside - A unit of internal security forces, in cooperation with locals, discovered a huge factory for terrorists of Jaish al-Islam where they have manufactured weapons and different shells.

SANA said that a large factory, used by Jaish al-Islam terrorists to manufacture different kinds of weapons, was unearthed by the international security.

SANA added that the internal security also seized a big cache in one of Douma neighborhoods where the terrorists have used it to store mortars and rockets.

Child martyred, nine injured by Daesh terrorists’ shelling of al-Tadamn in Damascus

Damascus/Homs – A child was martyred and nine other civilians got injured by several shells fired by Daesh (ISIS) terrorists that fell on houses in al-Tadamon neighborhood in Damascus.

A source at Damascus Police Command told SANA that the terrorist organizations located in al-Yarmouk Camp fired seven shells on residential houses in al-Tadamon neighborhood, claiming the life of a girl and injuring nine civilians, in addition to causing material damage to houses and properties.

Two injured due to terrorist rocket attack in Homs

A woman and a young girl were injured due to a terrorist attack with a rocket shell on al-Abbassyia neighborhood in Homs city.

SANA said that terrorists positioned in a number of villages and towns in the northern countryside of Homs fired a rocket shell on al-Abbassyia neighborhood in Homs, injuring a woman and a young girl and causing material damage to public and private properties.

A unit of the Syrian Arab Army responded to the attack by targeting the area from which the shell was launched, destroying a launching pad and inflicting losses among terrorists.

Al-Jaafari: Tripartite Aggression on Syria Came as a Revenge for Defeat of Terrorists in Ghouta

NEW YORK– Syria’s Permanent Representative at the UN Dr. Bashar al-Jaafari said that the tripartite US-British-French aggression on Syria came as a revenge for the defeat of these three countries’ terrorist proxies in Ghouta.

During a Security Council session held on Saturday upon Russia’s request to condemn the tripartite aggression on Syria, al-Jaafari said that this aggression gives a message to terrorists encouraging them to use chemical weapons again in the future, adding that Syria and its allies and friends will respond to this aggression, SANA reported.

Army General Command announces Eastern Ghouta clear of terrorism

Damascus – The General Command of the Army and Armed Forces announced in a statement on Saturday evening that the Eastern Ghouta in Damascus Countryside is now completely clear of terrorism after all terrorists have been removed from Douma city, SANA reported.

The General Command said that in conjunction with our air defense systems’ response to the tripartite aggression launched by the United States, France, and Britain on several targets in Syria, and after a series of concentrated military operations over a week, units of the Army and Armed Forces and allied forces completed the cleansing of the Eastern Ghouta and all its towns and villages from armed terrorist groups, after all terrorists were removed from the city of Douma, which was the last terrorist stronghold in Eastern Ghouta.