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Syrian Authorities: Country Strong Enough to Rebuild Ruined Infrastructure

During a Sunday meeting with heads of ministerial committees, Syrian Prime Minister Imad Khamis reaffirmed the government’s commitment to the rehabilitation of recaptured territories, providing civilians with necessary services as well as setting up investment and development plans, the SANA news agency reported. Khamis said that the country was strong ...

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Syria’s military intercepts Israeli missiles

Syrian air defense intercepts Israeli missiles targeting military facility Russian Pantsir-S1 air defense weapon system, foreground, and the S-400 long-range air defense missile systems in Syria (Photo by AP) Israel has launched several missiles at a Syrian military facility located close to the capital Damascus. “Our air defenses are confronting ...

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Syria fires missiles at Israeli aircraft after Israeli missiles hit near Damascus: Report

The Syrian army has fired at least four surface-to-air missiles at Israeli aircraft as the regime launched an attack against the western countryside of Syria’s capital Damascus, reports say. The Arabic-language al-Masdar news agency, citing an unnamed source, said the Syrian military’s anti-aircraft missiles were fired from the Mezzeh Airbase ...

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Top Syrian negotiator rejects Riyadh-2 communiqué

Syria’s ambassador to the United Nations and head of the Syrian delegation to the intra-Syrian peace talks in Geneva says has strongly condemned the foreign-sponsored armed opposition over a communiqué, which demands the resignation of President Bashar al-Assad and his exclusion from governing Syria during a transitional period. “As long as ...

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UN Syria Envoy Starts in Geneva Rounds of Talks with Gov’t, Opp. Delegations Separately

The UN Syria envoy Staffan Du Mistura started on Thursday in Geneva successive rounds of talks with the government and the opposition delegations separately. With the beginning of the eighth round of Geneva talks on Syria, Du Mistura highlighted the importance of achieving a breakthrough in the political process for ...

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Mekdad: Syria Highly Appreciates Russia’s Support in War against Terrorism

Syria Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad said that Syria highly appreciates Russia’s support in the fight against terrorism and the common coordination between the two sides, especially in confronting the attempts of countries that exploit international organizations to cover terrorist crimes. Mekdad’s remarks came during a meeting with a Russian ...

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Syria’s Delegation Arrives in Geneva to Participate in 8th Round of intra-Syrian Dialogue

The delegation of the Syrian Arab Republic will arrive in Geneva on Wednesday to participate in the 8th round of the intra-Syrian dialogue, a source at Foreign and Expatriates Ministry said. “Following intensive contacts, held during the past two days between the Syrian and Russian sides, the Syrian Arab Republic ...

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Russian Bombers Pound ISIL Positions in Syria’s Deir Ezzor Anew

The Russian military says six of its Tupolev Tu-22M3 long-range bombers have once again successfully launched airstrikes against positions of the ISIL Takfiri terrorist group in Syria’s eastern province of Deir Ezzor as government forces, supported by allied fighters from popular defense groups, are fighting to totally retake the region ...

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Syrian Army Pushes Terrorists back from Key Region in Southern Aleppo

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army troops achieved a major victory against the Al-Nusra Front (Tahrir al-Sham Hay’at or the Levant Liberation Board) after a week-long back-and-forth clashes in Southern Aleppo, capturing a strategic region, military sources said on Friday. The sources said that the army soldiers, spearheaded by elements of ...

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Nearly 3,000 Syrian civilians killed in US-led airstrikes in 38 months: Group

A monitoring group says nearly 3,000 civilians have lost their lives in more than three years as the US-led coalition purportedly fighting the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group continues its aerial assaults against residential areas across Syria. The so-called Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported on Thursday that 2,759 civilians, including 644 ...

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