Syrian Arab Army Regains Control of Aleppo's Industrial City

PROVINCES,(ST)_Army units have regained control of the Industrial city in northern Aleppo province, thwarted terrorists' attack on Jabborin town in Homs province and  shelled terrorist groupings outside Lattakia, Daraa and Idleb provinces.

According to the official news agency (SANA), the army units restored stability and security to the industrial city in al-Shiekh Najjar area, located to north-east of Aleppo.

Miqdad: Syria always meets international obligations

DAMASCUS,(ST)_ Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Dr Faisal Miqdad, who is also  head of the Syrian National Committee for the implementation of the Convention on the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons yesterday discussed with Sigrid Kaag head of the UN joint mission of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons the significant achievements in Syria ‘s implementation with its obligations under its accession to the Convention on the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, including completing the transfer of chemicals outside the Syrian territory in spite of the difficult security conditions it has been experiencing.

Syrian Arab Army Defuses Car Bomb in Homs, Foils Infiltration bid from Syrian-Jordanian Border

PROVINCES,(ST)_A car bomb has been defused in central Homs province, as the army units foiled terrorists' infiltration bid from the Syrian-Jordanian border and destroyed two arms dumps outside Aleppo and Idleb provinces.

According to the official news agency (SANA), the competent authorities defused today a car bomb- parked by terrorists- near Kaser Shops in Arman quarter in Homs city.

"The car was loaded with 400 kg of explosives and parked in a busy street," a source in Homs province said, noting that civilians cooperated with the competent authorities in finding the car which was  of Hyundai Avanti model.

Lahham : Syria-DPRK relations Strategic, Based on Fixed Foundations

DAMASCUS,(ST)_ Parliament Speaker Mohammed Jihad al-Lahham stressed that relations between Syria and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, DPRK are historic, and strategic and based on moral grounds and solid pillars on the service of the interests the two countries peoples and in support of their common struggle against imperialist and Western projects.

Hteit: Announcement of So-called “Islamic State” Comes Within the Context of American Aggression on Region

BEIRUT-The announcement of the so-called “Islamic State” by the US-sponsored armed terrorist groups comes within the context of the aggression America has been launching against the region over the past three decades, Lebanese strategic and military expert Amin Hteit has stressed.

Feltman Describes his Talks with Dr. Shaaban in Oslo as Good

NEW YORK-Jeffrey Feltman, the United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs, said he met the presidential Political and Media Advisor Bouthaina Shaaban at the recently held Oslo Forum where both talked about the situation in Syria, Iraq, Iran and Lebanon.

In a statement to “Alhayat” newspaper on Wednesday, Feltman said his talks with Shaaban were good, open and comprehensive and that he had previously met Shaaban four or five times.

The UN official added the talks didn’t deal with the Security Council’s resolutions regarding terrorism.

Syrian Arab Army Advances into Rhaimeh Town outside Aleppo

PROVINCES,(ST)_Army units have made a remarkable progress in the ongoing battle in northeastern countryside of Aleppo province,  the official news agency (SANA) reported on Wednesday. 

The agency clarified that the progress was made in al-Rhaimeh town in the northeastern countryside of Aleppo after killing lots of terrorists there.

The same province [Aleppo] witnessed military operations against terrorist groupings in towns of Kafr Hamra, Ezaz, Deir Jamal, al-Mansoura, Daret Ezzeh, Orem, Tal Htabat, Hritan, the industrial city, Tal Blat, al-Ewejeh, Bedin, Handarat and al-Jandol as well as in quarters of Hanano, Qastal Mosht, Bestan al-Qasr, al-Sekkari and al-Sha'ar.