Iranian Pivotal Role in the Interest of Dialogue and Peace

 

Syria, given the huge popular support to its steadfast leadership in the face of aggressive policies, is the country of Resistance, underscored Dr. Saeed Jalili, the visiting Iranian Secretary of the Iranian Supreme National Security Council.

In a press conference on Monday, Dr. Jalili, reiterated the support of Iran, making use of all its relations in international forums, to Syria,.

Dr. Jalili pointed out that the crisis in Syria can be sorted out only through national dialogue and political solutions within the frame of a pure Syrian solution, voicing Iran's welcome to any group or political faction  joining of the national dialogue.

"the political program presented by President Bashar Al-Assad is the appropriate bases for national dialogue,'' said Dr. Jalili, hoping that the Syrian National Dialogue would reach to positively reflected on the Syria outcomes.

Dr. Jalili recalled the pivotal role played by the recently held in Tehran dialogue conference under the motto " no to violence, yes to dialogue'' as to reach to a pure Syrian solution, reiterating the need to respect political solutions in the countries of the region, solving problems through dialogue.

Dr. Jalili underlined Iran's rejection to and condemnation of foreign interferences and violence and terrorist acts, asserting that the Zionist enemy is but to regret its recent aggression against a scientific research center in Damascus Countryside.

The Iranian visiting official, renewed Iran's support to the countries' right to possess nuclear power for peaceful reasons, opposition to deployment of nuclear weapons in the region, and Iran's calls as to free the region from all weapons of Mass destruction.

Dr. Jalili earlier, during his meeting with President Al-Assad , voiced trust in Syrian leadership’s wisdom in dealing with this Israeli attack that targets Syria’s Leading role in resistance, asserting Iran's unlimited support for the Syrian people in confronting the Zionist entity.

“Iran is keen on incessant coordination with Syria to confront foreign conspiracies that seek to destabilize the whole region,” Jalili said, highly lauding the political plan outlined by President Bashar Al-Assad as to resolve the crisis in Syria and the government’s efforts to implement it.

During his meeting with Prime Minister, Dr. Wael al-Halqi, Dr. Jalili condemned 'Israel's idiocy' in reference to Israel's aggression on Syria.

National Reconciliation Minister, Ali Haidar, discussed with Dr.  Jalili, the horizons of national dialogue and the ministry's role in enhancing peace and tolerance among Syrian citizens to surpass the crisis and restore stability and security.

Dr. Jalili underlined that the hopeless attempts of Syria's enemies to take revenge on the Syrian people through attacking infrastructure and going ahead with trade embargo targets steadfastness and resistance, asserting: "The enemies claim that they are defending the Syrian people and supporting them while they are hatching conspiracy against them,"

 Dr. Jalili stated  that the ongoing terrorist attempts and sabotage in Syria would have no result, expressing satisfaction over the ongoing political process among various Syrian political groups and the government, asserting that the Islamic world would not tolerate any moves by the enemies, particularly the Zionist regime, against Syria.

 

M.A.

 

 

 

Algeria, Sudan, Deplore Enemy Aggression on Syria

CAPITALS, (ST)_Algeria condemned the recent Israeli aggression Jamraya in  Rural Damascus, describing it as  "prejudice to Syria 's sovereignty and territorial integrity."

In a statement circulated by the Algerian Embassy in Damascus on Monday, the Algerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said: "Algeria strongly condemns the Israeli air attacks against Syria, Israel's violation of the international law and the prejudice to the sovereignty and territorial integrity of States."

Similarly, Sudan condemned in the strongest terms the Israeli criminal aggression against Jamraya scientific research center, calling on Liberals in the world to condemn this barbaric act and all who stand behind it.

A statement by the Sudanese Foreign Ministry said that this attack, which came after the frequent Israeli  officials ' threats against Syria recall the  Israeli policy which is built  on the law of the jungle rather than the international law.

The statement noted that the Sudanese Foreign Ministry condemns in the strongest terms this attack on Syria and "considers it an attack on a sovereign country, taking advantage of its internal situations", to settle special matters pertinent to the Zionist entity.

 

S.T.

Algeria, Sudan, Deplore Enemy Aggression on Syria

CAPITALS, (ST)_Algeria condemned the recent Israeli aggression Jamraya in  Rural Damascus, describing it as  "prejudice to Syria 's sovereignty and territorial integrity."

In a statement circulated by the Algerian Embassy in Damascus on Monday, the Algerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said: "Algeria strongly condemns the Israeli air attacks against Syria, Israel's violation of the international law and the prejudice to the sovereignty and territorial integrity of States."

Similarly, Sudan condemned in the strongest terms the Israeli criminal aggression against Jamraya scientific research center, calling on Liberals in the world to condemn this barbaric act and all who stand behind it.

A statement by the Sudanese Foreign Ministry said that this attack, which came after the frequent Israeli  officials ' threats against Syria recall the  Israeli policy which is built  on the law of the jungle rather than the international law.

The statement noted that the Sudanese Foreign Ministry condemns in the strongest terms this attack on Syria and "considers it an attack on a sovereign country, taking advantage of its internal situations", to settle special matters pertinent to the Zionist entity.

 

S.T.

Terrorists attacked al- Medaan, Qaboon, Electricity Stations

DAMASCUS, (ST) _ Terrorists on Monday evening attacked "Medaan 2 high-voltage" electricity converter station, resulted in significant damage at the plant and power outages in many areas of Damascus and its countryside.

A source in the Ministry of Electricity told SANA that the terrorist attack caused electricity interruption in al-Qadam, Housh Blas, Sahnaya, al-Sbieneh amd al-Hajar al-Aswad areas that are fed by the station.

The source added that the terrorists also targeted the high-voltage line that feeds "Kaboon 2" electricity transfer station "Kabon 2" and this led to power outages in several areas, to the east of Damascus.

The Ministry's maintenance and repair workshops are working to repair the damage to restore electricity to all affected areas very soon, the source noted.

 

S.T.

Two Russians One Italian kidnapped by terrorists, Released

"The competent authorities on Sunday released the two Russian citizens Victor Gurelov and Abdul Sattar Hassoun and Italian citizen Mario Bellomo, who were abducted by one armed terrorist group on December 12, 2012, in Hesya region in rural Homs." According to a media source.

The source added that the Russian citizen Gurelov holds a degree in engineering and Italian Bellomo holds a degree in Electron Engineering and both work in Hmicho Company of the Steel factory in Aleppo while Hassoun, who holds a dual Syrian and Russian nationality works as a translator with engineer Gurelov.

 

S.T.

Terrorists Killed, Arrested in Several Areas. Infiltration attempts from Lebanon Foiled

GOVERNORATES,(ST)_ Scores of terrorists were killed or wounded  when the armed forces on Monday carried out  qualitative operations  in Tel Kirdi, and Duma, Harsta and Hujeira farms and al-Deyabia and al-Huseinia towns in rural Damascus.

Among the exterminated terrorists were Ahmad al-Mbayyed , Amer al-Majzoub, Maher al-Salata, Abdul Rahman Kakee, Adnan al-Ajwa, Omran al-Hamwi, Jamil al-Nono, Atieh al-Bakri Mukhis a Numeiri  ,Alaa eddine al-Saeed. and Walid al-Mkabbel, according to an official source.

The source added that the army engineering units foiled terrorists attempt to  detonate 10 bombs planted on the road leading to the Tell Kirdi weighing  between 30 and 60 kilograms and destroyed 6 cars  for transporting terrorists and their weapons .

In Daraya, the armed forces restored security and stability to the area between the cultural center and al-Sadeq mosque through al-Hassan and al-Hussein mosque and Sharaf hospital to al-Hikma (Wisdom) private school.

All members of one terrorist group, who were attacking people and property, were killed or wounded during clashes with the armed forces in the surrounding of Adra city in rural Damascus.

In Aleppo city and countryside,  the armed  forces inflected heavy losses  on the ranks of terrorists destroyed a number of cars equipped with heavy and medium machine guns in several areas of the city  and continued chasing terrorists in Sheikh Saeed area and demolished their shelters in al-Iskan, al-Maqbaram al-Shahaddin quarters, al-Hadiqa, Qdeimati fuel station and the clinic areas.

In Idleb, the armed forces killed or wounded scores of terrorists who intimidated and assaulted citizens and destroyed a number of their vehicles and criminal tools including thermal missiles terrorists tried to use in the attack on Abu al-Dohour Airport in Idleb countryside.

Also destroyed was a vehicle equipped with a heavy machine gun on the road between Korine and Qmeinas towns, whereas terrorists shelters in the surrounding of youths camps and near the brick factory in al-Neirab town. 

In Deir al-Zour and its surroundings, the armed forces eliminated several leaders of the armed terrorists groups and confiscated their weapon.

Among the killed terrorists were Youssef Taha al-Mahous, leader of the so called al-Furqan Brigade, Youssef Fayyad al-Rafdan, Muhammad al-Sheikh Fares, Ahmad Abbas al-Awan, Anas Khalil al-Hamran, Moutaz Kamal al-Zayed, Ahmad al-Saleh and Ahmad al-Jadei .

In collaboration with citizens, the armed forces engaged with one terrorist group which tried to assault citizens in Jazra town and killed three terrorists and arrested seven and confiscated their weapons.

In  a series of qualitative operations, the armed forces destroyed  rocket launchers bases in Daraa and its countryside, where terrorist Ahmad Saleh al-Masalmeh was killed and another nicknamed Abu Rami was arrested.

In Wadi al-Yarmouk area the armed forces killed  Ali Abdo al-Zamel, member of the al-Qaeda affiliated al-Nusra Front, whereas terrorists Hussein al-Majarish, Aseed Ziad Abdul Rahman al-Zou'bi, Wasim Abdullah al-Rawashdeh and Amin Abu Shanab, were arrested   in Khurber Ghazala town.

In parallel, several terrorists were killed or injured as a homemade rocket exploded while they were trying to ambush al-Tieba village in rural Daraa to target citizens and security forces.

The armed forces foiled terrorists' attempts to infiltrate in large numbers from Adeline and Azair centers on the Syrian-Lebanese border by cars and motorcycles before they were attacked by the armed forces. Direct hits were achieved on the terrorists' ranks and they were forced to retreat back into Lebanon.

A car equipped with a heavy machine gun carrying terrorists who were carrying acts of intimidation, kidnapping and looting and assault was destroyed at the southern entrance of al-Hosn town in rural Tel Kalakh.

Terrorists Abdul Aziz Mahmud and Mohammad Yousuf were killed in Telbiseh while Abdul Rahman al-Sayyed, Ghiath al-Wazeer, Fayez al-Hamadan, Yahya Qabaji, Farhan al-Haddaj, Wajih al-Deiri, Yasser al-Hammoud , Dia Bakour, Abdul Qader Abbas , Muhammad Hadid  and Mustafa Saeed were killed  in Kafraya, Jobar and al-Sultanieh in rural Homs .

 

S.T.

Government to launch dialogue website

Damascus is witnessing intensify meetings between government and political parties including opposition ones to pave the way for launching national dialogue.

The ministerial committee formed to follow up the implementation of the three-staged political plan met on Monday Secretary General of National Youths Party for Justice and Development and politburo's members.

The meeting aims to exchange viewpoints and crystallize common vision to start national dialogue, SANA reported.

The Committee's Head, Premier Dr. Wael al-Halqi, said during the meeting that the first stage of the political plan concentrates on holding talks with all social and political parties that believe in dialogue based on national principles.

Al-Halqi also talked about what have been achieved so far as regards aid being offered to displaced citizens, guarantees to displaced Syrians' return from neighboring countries, legal guarantees to settle status of gunmen after laying down their weapons, prisoners and abductees' file.

Following the meeting, Barwin Ibrahim, the Party's Secretary General told reporters: "It is important to support the sub-committees formed in all provinces to start dialogue."

"The party is to candidate representatives to join sub- committees to make dialogue success," Ibrahim added, stressing that the party backs the political plan outlined by President Bashar al-Assad to solve the crisis.

She appealed to all parties and citizens to take part in the national dialogue to surpass the crisis.

The ministerial committee includes Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs, Ministers of Information, Justice, National Reconciliation, Transport, Industry, Red Crescent Affairs, and People's Assembly Affairs.

In a relevant context, the cabinet convened today (Monday) to follow up implementation of the political plan and decided to launch a website to communicate with the Syrian society's components.

The website also seeks to enrich the national dialogue through the Syrian citizens' contributions.

Minister of Telecommunication and IT, Dr. ImadSaboni, briefed the cabinet on the primary design of the website which would include several chatting rooms.

BasmaQaddour