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Syria Post issues a commemorative stamp on Mother's Day

On March 21st, the Syrian Postal Foundation issued a commemorative stamp on the occasion of Mother's Day. 

The Foundation stated that the value of the stamp is 350 Syrian pounds, indicating that stamp collectors and those wishing to obtain this stamp can buy it from all post offices in the governorates.


Inas Abdulkareem

Cultural event held in Moscow to highlight Syria's history and civilization

The Russian Military and Diplomatic Cadet School in Moscow held a cultural event on Friday titled "Syria's Sky" to highlight Syria's history and the successive civilizations that were formed on the Syrian land and that played a key role in enriching human civilization.

The event focused on historical eras in Syria which indicate that Syria has been the center of civilizations that attracted peoples seeking knowledge from all over the world to acquire deep cultural traditions that helped them integrate into the Syrian homeland.

Organizers of the cultural activity clarified that Syria's strategic position has made it the target of invasions throughout ages, including by the Moguls, the Tatars, the Ottomans and the European colonialists, and currently by the NATO invaders who have been sparing no means to undermine the Syrian state and weaken the Syrian people.

The organizers also pointed out that recruiting takfiri terrorists and armed militias have been the most recent innovations by the U.S. and its allies in the region to fight Syria, stressing that Syria, as people, leadership and army, is immune against terrorists.

A Syrian young Pianist Wins the First Place in the Seventh International Competition for Young Composers in Moscow

Young SyrianWade’e  Nahhal, who boasts of  an  exceptional musical talent, won the first place in the seventh international competition for young composers  "Twenty-first Century Performance .. Initiatives ... Achievements" in Moscow.

The 13-year old Wade’e  , who is  studying  at  “Mahmoud Al-Ajjan” Conservatory   of Music in Lattakia, told  SANA that this competition included many categories and specializations , indicating that his first place came through performing  two musical pieces, the first for Mozart “Sonata No. 6 The First Movement” and the second piece of his composition entitled “ When Syria cries, ” through which he expressed the pain of the war on his homeland.

A charity bazaar for handicrafts works to honor mothers

The activities of the Charity bazaar concluded recently at the Four season hotel in Damascus on the occasion of Mother's Day” and to enhance the role of women in our society .

The bazaar organized by “Mobadrah Ahl Al Sham” charity association and Bregma company lasted for three days. The bazaar included various works such as, weaving, accessories, soap making, antiques, decorative tools, paintings of plastic art and other production of Syrian women, in addition to the handicrafts from our local heritage.

Nancy Ajlan, the organizer of the Bazaar, said in a statement to Syria Times: “This is the third bazaar are its revenue, will go for “Mobadrah Ahl Al Sham” charity association.
“The bazaar exhibited many handicrafts and is held on the occasion of Mother’s Day. The number of participants are about ninety women and there are also charitable societies participated in the bazaar” she said.

“ In every bazaar there are new participants displaying new distinctive handicrafts. In this bazaar we have accessories and needs of the bride. The Bazaars aims to support the economic situation of women” Nancy added.

The army's victories are documented in paintings at a plastic art exhibition in Homs

Homs, (ST) - More than 25 paintings by 13 artists and art hobbyists were displayed in the plastic art exhibition held by the Homs City Council. Some of the paintings documented the victories of the Syrian Arab Army against terrorism, while others highlighted the aesthetic aspect of ancient Homs and the charming nature of the Homsi countryside.

In a statement to SANA, the artist Muhammad Ali indicated that he participated with seven paintings of plastic art and photography that carried a national and humanitarian character. While the artist Nadine Ali explained that, she participated in the exhibition through three paintings dealing with the victories of the army, peace and the Syrian mother who sacrificed her children as martyrs for the sake of the pride and dignity of Syria.