Dozens of Civilians Left al-Houleh Area in Homs through Safe Corridor

HOMS– Scores of citizens on Saturday exited al-Houleh area in the northern countryside via the safe corridor which was opened on Thursday to allow the passage of humanitarian conditions and gunmen who want to settle their legal status.

According to SANA correspondent in Homs, the corridor was set up in al-Samalil village to allow gunmen who want to get their legal status settled and benefit from the amnesty decree to leave al-Houleh area.

Army units kill dozens of ISIS terrorists in vicinity of Deir Ezzor City

Deir Ezzor – An army unit, in cooperation with popular defense groups, killed members of two ISIS terrorist groups near al-Tharda region in Deir Ezzor Province on Saturday.

Air Force of the Army carried out strikes against ISIS terrorists in al-Makabbat area on the road of al-Tharda Mountain, killing six terrorists including Abu Mohammad al-Mortada and injuring seven others and destroying a motorcycle, SANA reported.

Army’s strikes also targeted ISIS gatherings in the surrounding area of al-Maqaber and the neighborhoods of al-Hamidiya and the old Airport, killing or injuring many of the terrorists and destroying vehicles equipped with heavy machineguns.

Terrorist Rocket Attack against Homs Oil Refinery

HOMS, (ST)-  The terrorist takfiri organizations having positions in al-Houla area in Homs fired a rocket on Homs oil refinery causing huge fire.

The attacks comes with the framework of the terrorist groups' targeting of the country's infrastructure and economic facilities.

"A rocket attack fell on the diesel fuel pipeline in the northeastern side of the refinery  causing fire and material damage in the site, according to the refinery's director Ali Tarraf.  

He pointed out that firemen working in the refinery controlled the fire completely before it expands to mechanical equipments.

Kazakh Capital to Host New Meeting On Syrian Settlement on February 15-16, Invitations Sent

ASTANA, (ST)-The Kazakh Foreign Ministry on Saturday announced that it invited the delegation of the Syrian Arab Republic, the Opposition Representatives and the UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan De Mistura to the Astana Meeting on the Syrian settlement due on February 15 and 16.

Army Units Repel Terrorist Attack on Military Posts in Northeastern Countryside of Lattakia

PROVINCES- Army units in cooperation with the supporting forces repelled an attack by terrorist groups on a number of military posts in the northeastern countryside of Lattakia.

A military source told SANA the attack was launched by the terrorist groups from various directions targeting military posts in Kinsabba town and the mountains of Hassan al-Raei and al-Qalaa.

The attack was repelled and a number of terrorists were killed and others were injured, according to the source.

Three and a half years of terrorist abduction of 54 women and children from Lattakia come to an end

LATTAKIA – 54 women and children returned home to Lattakia late on Thursday after recently freed from terrorist abduction.

Three and a half years were the period of captivity which the women and children spent in fear, deprivation, hunger and torture after they were kidnapped by terrorist organizations that took over their villages in the northern countryside of Lattakia in August 2013, according to SANA.

SARC Condemns Attack on its Relief Center in Hamadaneya Area in Aleppo

ALEPPO, (ST)- The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) has condemned the attack that targeted on Wednesday one of its relief centers in al-Hamadaneya area in the city of Aleppo.

In a statement  published on its website, SARC said "the Organization of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent plus the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the International Federation of the Societies of the Red Crescent and Red Cross condemn the attack which targeted a SARC center for distributing relief aid in al-Hamadaneya area in Aleppo."