Army destroys dens of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in Hama northern countryside

Hama - The Syrian Arab Army units have launched intensive strikes on the movements and gatherings of terrorist groups in response to their frequent violations of the de-escalation zone agreement.

SANA said that an army unit carried out artillery strikes on the positions and fortified positions of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists and other armed groups affiliated to it in the outskirts of the town of Qalaat al-Madiq in northern Hama.

The strikes ended up with inflicting heavy losses upon terrorists in personnel and equipment and destroying  several dens, weapons and ammunition for them.

Al-Moallem to Pedersen: Political Process on Syria Should be Owned and Led by the Syrians

DAMASCUS, (ST)- Deputy Premier, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Walid al-Moallem has reiterated that the political process on Syria should be owned and led by the Syrians, who have the exclusive right to decide the future of their country.

Al-Maollem made the remarks during his meeting on Sunday with Geir Pederson, the UN Chief Special Envoy for Syria, and the accompanying delegation. The meeting focused on several topics relating to the political process in Syria, including the committee for discussing the Syrian constitution.

Al-Moalem reaffirmed Syria’s readiness to cooperate with the UN Chief’s envoy as to make his mission in facilitating the intra-Syrian dialogue a success in order to reach a political solution that achieves the interests of all the Syrians and preserves Syria’s sovereignty, independence and territorial integrity and that also leads to completely eliminating terrorism and end the illegal presence of foreign forces in Syria.

Syria participates in the 24th Conference of Arab Lawyers Federation in Tunisia

Tunisia- The twenty-fourth General Conference of the Arab Lawyers federation (ALF), under the theme "Advocacy and Protection of the Nation's Issues and the Achievement of Justice", began in Tunis with the participation of some 1,500 lawyers from various Arab countries, including Syria.

The three-day conference addresses the most important current issues in various Arab countries.

First Lady Takes Part in Festivity on Protecting, Preserving Syrian Cultural Heritage

DAMASCUS, (ST)- First Lady, Mr. Asma al-Assad has stressed that  Syria is the cradle of diverse rich cultures and that targeting this diversity and richness has been continuous over the past decades until now, pointing out that the current war on Syria, besides being a military, geographical and economic war, is also a cultural war targeting the Syrians' identity, belongingness, roots and cultural heritage.  

In a video posted on the Syrian Presidency's Facebook page, Mrs. Asma said "targeting the Syrian heritage and artifacts has been systematic over the past eight years, yet, we have been adherent to our tangible and intangible heritage," noting that the first element of the Syrian intangible heritage was included in UNISCO world heritage list and that four other elements will be nominated for inclusion.

Dozens assaults on al-Bagouz Camp launched by Intel Coalition

Deir Ezzor – Warplanes of the US-led International Coalition on Saturday launched dozens of airstrikes on al-Bagouz Camp in eastern part of Deir Ezzor Province, Claiming lives of many citizens and injuring others..

local sources told SANA that many of the killed citizens are women and children escaping atrocities of Deash terrorists (ISIS).

Four civilians killed by Daesh terrorists in al-Sawwaneh in Homs countryside

Homs – Four civilians were martyred on Saturday at the hands of a group of Daesh (ISIS) terrorists that infiltrated al-Sawwaneh area in the southeastern countryside of Homs province.

SANA said that a group of terrorists from Daesh riding a car and a motorbike snuck into al-Sawwaneh area 25 km southwest of Tadmur (Palmyra) city, and attacked a small cheese production facility, claiming the lives of four civilians and causing damage to the facility.

SANA said that the terrorists stole a refrigerator truck from the facility and fled after the attack.

5 martyred, 40 injured by rocket attack in Hama, mine blast in Deir Ezzor

Hama/Deir Ezzor –  A woman was martyred and other four civilians, two kids included, were injured due to terrorist attack with rocket shells on al-Suqaylabiyah city in northern Hama in a new violation of the de-escalation zone agreement .

SANA said that terrorist groups, positioned in the northern countryside adjacent to the administrative borders with Idleb on Saturday targeted with a number of rocket shells the residential neighborhoods in al-Suqaylabiyah city in Hama northern countryside, claiming the life of a woman and injuring other four civilians.

The attack also caused material damage to public and private properties, SANA added.

Later, SANA said four civilians were martyred and 36 others were injured when a landmine left behind by Daesh (ISIS) terrorists went off in al-Shoula area in Deir Ezzor countryside.