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Syria’s Karate team wins three bronze medals

Syria’s Karate team participated with six players and won three bronze medals in the Arab Championship which was held in Tunis.

Lutus Kuteeni (U- 48 kg) got two bronze medals, while Wesam Abu Mahmoud (U-63 kg) got the third one.

It is to be mentioned that our team achieved Eleven medals in West Asian Championship last February.


Syria’s Football team ties with Yemen in WAFC

Our team tied with Yemen (1-1) in the West Asian Football Championship.

Yemeni player Mohsen Hasan Krawi scored at the minute 47, while Firas al-Khateeb scored for Syria at 61 min.

Good luck to our team.


Syria’s team makes good and accurate shots at International Army Games

Moscow – Syria’s team finished the course in (25:81) and made good and accurate shots in the first stage of the tank biathlon competition at the International Army Games currently being held in Moscow suburbs.

Syria participated with teams from Kazakhstan, Mongolia, and Venezuela.


Syrian Football Federation resigns

 The Chairman and members of the Syrian Arab Football Federation handed in their resignation to the Secretary-General of the Federation due to the failure and bad results of the national football team in WAFC, specifically after they were defeated by the Lebanese team.

The Head of the Olympic Committee, Major General Mowafaq Jumaa said in a press conference today that the resignation was accepted.

The Olympic Committee asked the Secretary-General of the Federation, Mohamed Samer Diya to take the place of the chairman until a new federation is formed which needs the approval of the AFC.



Syria participates in the International Military Games in Moscow suburbs

(ST) - With the participation of 5,000 soldiers from 37 countries, including Syria, the fifth session of the International Military Games (Army 2019) was opened at the Patriot Center for Demonstrations and Conferences in Moscow Suburb.

Russian President Vladimir Putin described in a message during the opening the games as "games of friendship” that develop the national spirit and prevent military escalation.

In these games, thousands of soldiers and officers are showing their military skills and ability to resolve combat missions and find solutions, Putin added.

The International Military Games is taking place between the 3rd and the 17th of this month in 21 military fields in ten countries: Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, India, Iran, Kazakhstan, China, Mongolia, Uzbekistan and Russia.

223 teams from 37 countries (Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America) participate in 32 competitions.

Twenty-four teams, including the Syrian team, are participating in the tank race. The Syrian team will race in the first Iron group with China, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Armenia and others.