Lattakia Attorney General to ST: New Kinds of Crime Appeared in Syria during Crisis

The crisis in Syria, caused by terrorist war on the country, has produced big challenges and difficulties which had bad consequences on the local community. Among these challenges have been the different kinds of crimes which increased remarkably in the early years of this crisis.

To shed light on this issue, "Syriatimes" e-newspaper interviewed Attorney-General in Lattakia province, Counselor Labib Alia.

"Crimes committed in Lattakia province aren’t very different from those committed in other Syrian provinces. However, during the current crisis in Syria new kinds of crimes emerged like dealing with and joining terrorist groups which have been killing the Syrians and wreaking havoc all over the country," Lattakia Attorney-General told the Syriatimes, stressing that new laws were issued to combat such crimes.

Syrian Family Planning Association in Lattakia

The Syrian Family Planning Association (SFPA) in Lattakia province is a leading civil voluntary agency playing a pivotal role in promoting awareness about family planning, improving the Syrian family’s conditions in all the Syrian provinces and deepening the family planning concept as one of the basic rights of human beings, according to Ghayath Zaybok, the SFPA Executive Director.

It spares no effort to encourage scientific research and studies on reproductive health plus family planning and to carry out training  courses, symposiums and workshops on these topics, Zaybok told Syriatimes e-newspaper, affirming the importance of voluntary work and cooperation by all categories of the Syrian society to face the challenges produced by the ongoing crisis in Syria particularly relating to population issues and family planning.

Foreign-Backed Terror War on Syria Fails to Undermine Syrian Women’s Steadfastness

Despite all attempts by conspirators against Syria to distort the image of Syrian women and to weaken them during the ongoing terror war, which is entering its eight year on March 15, women in Syria have proved to the whole world that they are able to be real and active partners in fighting terrorism and rebuilding the country.

The Syrian women have made significant contributions to building institutions during the times of peace and war. They are the bearers of knowledge and human resources management , Minister of administrative Development Dr. Salam Saffaf said during a speech she delivered during a celebration held on Thursday at the headquarters of the Ministry to mark the International Women’s Day (IWD).

Al-Dwair Makeshift Center Ready to Receive Civilians Fleeing Ghouta

DAMASCUS COUNTRYSIDE– Minister of Health Nizar Yazji and Minister of Social Affairs Rima al-Qadri inspected on Sunday the makeshift center which is prepared to receive civilians fleeing Ghouta through the safe corridor of al-Wafdeen Camp in Damascus Countryside.

According to SANA, al-Dwair makeshift center is fully equipped to meet all the needs of the civilians escaping from Ghouta, Minister of Health said, adding that the center has been provided with vaccines and various medicines in addition to a medical team providing its services to all residents of Al-Dwair, and it is also ready to receive civilians of Ghouta at the safe corridor and move them to the center and provide them with all necessary needs and accommodation requirements.

Martyrs' Families: Martyrdom a Bridge to Victory

In appreciation of the heroic achievements and great sacrifices of the Syrian Arab army in defense of the homeland against takfiri terrorism, the "Saedaat Souria Al-Kheer" Group in Lattakia province recently held a ceremony to honor some Syrian army martyrs' families and wounded army personnel.

Highlighting the event, the Syriatimes e-newspaper interviewed some of the participants who all stressed the importance of backing the hero Syrian Arab army, the protector of the homeland, by working on ground to provide moral and material support for the wounded soldiers and the martyrs' families as well as for the families affected by the terrorism of the takfiri armed gangs. 

Enhancing cooperation between Syrian and Russian civil society associations discussed

Damascus - Minister of Social Affairs and Labor Rima al-Qadiri discussed with a delegation from the Imperial Orthodox Palestinian-Russian Society enhancing cooperation between the Syrian and Russian civil society associations, SANA reported.

Member of the Board of Directors of the Society Oleg Fomin talked about the historical and deep-rooted relations binding Russia and Syria.

MP Amira Stephano to ST: Free Healthcare, Education Services Have not Stopped Despite War on Syria

Services of reproductive health and education have been available free to all citizens in Syria and they have not stopped throughout the terror war being waged on the country, Syrian MP said.

Dr. Amira Stephano told the Syriatimes e-newspaper on Wednesday that the constitution of the Syrian Arab Republic provides for protecting motherhood and childhood and taking care of youths as well as ensuring equal opportunities for women and men, so services of reproductive health and education have been available free to all citizens in Syria and they have not stopped during the terror war on the country.