Government Keen on Helping Displaced Syrians Return Home: Minister

DAMASCUS, (ST)- Minister of State for National Reconciliation Affairs Ali Haidar has stressed the Syrian state's insistence to prepare suitable circumstances for the return of the displaced Syrians to their homeland, pointing out that several executive logistic and administrative procedures have been adopted for this purpose.

Haidar made the remarks during his meeting on Wednesday with the Lebanese Ambassador in Damascus Saeed Zakhya.

French Youth Delegation: We Have Genuine Desire to Keep Relations between Syrian-French People

SWEIDA – A French youth delegation of Christian Relief Association visited on Tuesday the province of Sweida.

During their visit, members of the delegation met a number of religious, social and cultural activities, and toured some of Sweida’s cultural, historical and tourist landmarks.

"We came to Syria to salute your resilience and convey the truth to the French people. We are proud to show you the true face of France, not the face of the government,” said the chairman of the delegation Iskandar Oumid, SANA reported.

The youth delegation members said that despite all the challenges they had faced in France, they insisted to come to Syria, “because it was necessary to visit the country nowadays.”

Iranians' Will to Foil US-Zionist Attempts to Destabilize Iran: PFLP-GC

Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command has asserted the Palestinian people’s support for the Iranian people in confronting the US-Zionist illusions that target Iran’s role in resistance.

In a press release sent today to the Syriatimes e-newspaper, the PFLP-GC referred to Iran’s strategic support for Palestine and resistance, underlining that the Iranian people will foil the conspiracy of interference in their country’s internal affairs. 

Army cleanses Western Ghouta completely from terrorists

Provinces - Units of the Syrian Arab Army have completely cleansed the Western Ghouta in the southwestern part of Damascus Countryside form terrorist groups.

The army also restored full control over al-Tuloul al-Homr and strengthened its military points in the area, SANA reported.

Al-Tulol al-Homr is considered as a strategic area linking among the villages of al-Sheikh Mountain and the areas of Jubata al-Khashab and Mashati Hadar and it was also located on the  supply routes and the movements of terrorist organizations affiliated the Israeli occupation entity into the direction of Khan al-Sheeh and its farms in the southwestern part of Damascus Countryside.

Syria Strongly Condemns US and Zionist Entity's Anti-Iran Stances

DAMASCUS, (ST)-Syria condemns and absolutely rejects the stances adopted by the US administration, the Zionist entity and their tools on the current situation in Iran, according to an official source at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates.

The source told SANA on Tuesday that Syria is confident that Iran will foil this conspiracy, will press ahead with the process of building and development and will maintain the country's role in support for peoples' just causes.

New Ministers of Defense, Industry and Information Sworn in before President Al-Assad

DAMASCUS- The new ministers of Defense, Major Gen. Ali Abdullah Ayoub, of Industry Mohamed Mazen Ali Yousef and of Information Imad Abdullah Sara were sworn in before President Bashar Al-Assad on Tuesday, SANA reported.

Two mass graves of martyrs discovered in Raqqa western countryside

Raqqa - Two mass graves were discovered Friday in Raqqa western countryside which include the bodies of tens of military and civilian martyrs who were executed at the hands of Deash (ISIS) terrorists when they were seizing the area.

“After the army has regained al-Raqqa western countryside and expelled Daesh terrorists from the area, and following the return of families to their towns and villages, we received information by some families reporting the uncovering of two mass graves near al-Wawi town, 25 KM to the south-eastern side of Dibsi Afnan area,” A field commander told SANA.