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PM visits Adra Cement Company, Ein al-Fejeh Water Unit, military checkpoints outside Damascus

DAMASCUS COUNTRYSIDE, (ST)_Prime Minister has inspected Adra Cement Company and the Ein al-Fejeh Water Unit in Damascus countryside upon the directives of President Bashar al-Assad.

Dr. Wael al-Halaqi told reporters today that the government attaches great importance to the Adra Cement Company as it directly linked to the reconstruction process.

Al-Halaqi inspects Adra Cement Company and Ain al-Fijah Water Unit


DAMASCUS COUNTRYSIDE – Prime Minister Dr. Wael al-Halaqi visited Adra Cement Company and Ain al-Fijah Water Unit in Damascus Countryside.

Al-Halaqi said that the tour comes in implementation of President Bashar al-Assad’s directives about keeping in touch with all productive work sectors, pointing out that the workers sticking to their workplaces during the feast holiday and their insistence on production and providing the needs of citizens prove the vitality, steadfastness and willpower of the Syrian people in spite of all what they suffered during the criminal terrorist war waged on Syria, SANA reported.

BASP's Regional Leadership, Sheikh Hajri condemn abduction of Sweida branch's Baathist official

DAMASCUS,(ST)_The Regional Leadership of the Baath Arab Socialist Party has condemned kidnapping of the Secretary of the BASP's Sweida branch Shebli Jnod by terrorist organizations, describing the act as 'Coward and terrorist'.

The leadership said in a statement released today that any attempt to exploit this coward act in order to affect the steadfastness of Jabal al-Arab people and their defense of Syria will be failed.

Terrorists kill 70-year-old man and wound 5 in terror attacks in Homs, Damascus and its suburb

PROVINCES,(ST)_Terrorist organizations fired today rockets and mortar shells on Homs, Damascus and its suburb, killing a 70-year old man and wounding 5 persons, according to the official news agency (SANA).

The agency clarified that terrorists fired 3 rockets on al-Zahraa quarter in Homs city, wounding at least 2 persons.

Syrian army kills 74 terrorists in Aleppo and Damascus countryside

PROVINCES,(ST)_Syrian army has killed over 74 terrorists in Aleppo and Damascus countryside and has clashed with armed terrorist groups in Quneitra countryside.

According to the official news agency (SANA), army units killed today over 60 terrorists and destroyed an arms depot belonging to them  during qualitative operations in quarters of Bab al-Naser and al-Sakhour in Aleppo city.

Terrorists kidnap Baathist official in Sweida

SWEIDA,(ST)_Terrorist organizations have abducted Secretary of the Baath Arab Socialist Party's branch in Sweida Shebli Jnod and took him to an unknown place.

According to a police command source in Sweida, the communication with Jnod was lost at 9:00 am on Wednesday and his car was found burned on the main road, about 4km southeast of Salkhad city.

7 persons including kids hurt in terror attack northeast of Damascus

DAMASCUS SUBURB,(ST)_At least 7 persons were hurt in a terrorist mortar fire on al-Wafideen camp north-east of Damascus, a police command source said Thursday.

The source clarified that 5 children aged 9-13 years were among the wounded persons, who were admitted to the national hospital in al-Qtayfeh area in Damascus countryside.

Two mortar shells hit the said camp.