Army destroys ISIS vehicle in Deir Ezzor and Jabhat am-Nusra command center in Daraa


Provinces - An army unit carried out a military operation against ISIS terrorists movement axes on the southern outskirts of Deir Ezzor city.

The army operation destroyed one of ISIS terrorists’ vehicles, killed and injured a number of its members in Junaid battalion in al-Maqaber area, SANA reported.

Premier Condoles Families of Victims of Damascus Terrorist Bombings, Visits Wounded People

DAMASCUS- Prime Minister Emad Khamis on Saturday offered condolences to families of the martyrs who were victims of the two terrorist bombings that hit Bab al-Saghir area in Damascus, SANA reported.

Meeting families of the martyrs, Khamis stressed that the great sacrifices of the Syrian people will remain a torch that will shine for ever to defend Syria and they will “strengthen us and enhance our determination to defend our homeland regardless of the challenges.”

 “Syria will remain an example to follow in fighting terrorism by all the countries of the world,” Khamis added.

Shaaban: Need for Banding Together to Fight Terrorism and Zionism, Restore Occupied Lands

DAMASCUS – Presidential Political and Media Advisor Bouthaina Shaaban stressed the need for focusing on banding together to fight terrorism and Zionism in order to restore occupied lands and rights, particularly Palestine.

In a press conference on Saturday after a meeting of the Board of Trustees of Al-Quds International Foundation which was held in Dama Rose Hotel in Damascus, Shaaban said that defending Al-Quds (Jerusalem) means defending all Arab cities, because the Israeli enemy has been focusing in its strategy on causing division among Arabs, according to SANA.

'We Count on European MPs to Correct EU Policies towards Syria', Asserts PA Speaker

Speaker of the People's Assembly [Parliament] Hadiyah Abbas has underscored the need to continue cooperation and communication with parliaments supporting peace all over the world.

Abbas remarks came during her today's meeting with the European Parliamentary delegation visiting Syria.

"We count on the role of European Members of Parliament and experts to correct the European policies towards what is going on in Syria as regards terrorism and to review these policies that contributed to the spread of terrorism and extremism in the world," the speaker said.

Army destroys ISIS gatherings and boats in Deir Ezzor

Deir Ezzor - Army units ,backed by the army air force, destroyed ISIS gatherings, positions and boats in Deir Ezzor city.

The army air force targeted the ISIS hideouts and positions in al-Mayadeen city in the eastern countryside of the province, killing and injuring a number of terrorists and destroying 3 of their positions, SANA reported.

Syria Urges UN, Security Council to Condemn Cowardly Terrorist Blasts in Damascus

 DAMASCUS, (ST)- The cowardly terrorist explosions which targeted Bab al-Saghir area in Damascus on Saturday and led to the martyrdom and wounding of tens of people comes as a response to the major victories achieved by the Syrian Arab army over the takfiri terrorist organizations represented by Daesh, Jabhat al-Nusra and their affiliated groups, the ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates said on Saturday.

In two identical letters to the UN Chief and President of The Security Council, the ministry added that the terror attacks also aimed to express the terrorist organizations' rejection of the reconciliation process which has been fruitful in different Syrian areas.

Interior Minister: 40 People Martyred, Some 120 Others Injured In Damascus Terror Blasts

DAMASCUS, (ST)- The two terrorist blasts, which rocked Bab al-Saghir area in Damascus on Saturday and targeted visitors of different Arab nationalities, claimed the lives of 40 people and injured some 120 others including visitors and passersby, Interior Minister Mohammad al-Sha'ar told reporters as he was inspecting the explosions' sites.

A committee was formed to investigate the horrible incident and collect facts about the nature of the terror explosions, the perpetrators and the area from where the terrorist came, according to the minister.