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Damascus, Army pursues terrorists in several areas
Army on Thursday continued pursuing armed terrorist groups in several provinces, inflicting heavy losses upon them and destroying their criminal tools.
President al-Assad refers bill on 2014 state budget to People's Assembly
Damascus, (SANA) - President Bashar al-Assad on Thursday referred to the People's Assembly a draft law on the general state budget for the fiscal year 2014 to be put forward before the Assembly
Army regains control over Htaitet al-Turkman in Damascus countryside, al-Sukhna town in Palmyra
Damascus countryside, (SANA) -Army units on Thursday regained full control over Htaitet al-Turkman town in Damascus countryside, having eliminated the residual terrorist groups in the area.
Premier: Genuine Arab art deepens attachment to land
Damascus, (SANA) _ Prime Minister, Dr. Wael al-Halqi said the late legendary singer, Wadih al-Safi was one of the iconic artistic figures in the Arab world due to his invaluable contribution to Arab singing and music.
A citizen martyred, 40 others injured in Car bomb blast in al-Ahram Street in Homs
Homs, (SANA) -A terrorist car bomb exploded in al-Ahram Street near al-Nuzha roundabout, Homs, claiming the life of a citizen and the injury of 40 others, among them women and children.
National vaccination campaign targeting 1.6 million children launched
Damascus, (SANA)- The Health Ministry on Thursday launched a nation-wide vaccination campaign against measles and poliomyelitis at all health centers and makeshift residential centers, which will last until the 21st of November.
Agreement between Ministry of Electricity and Syrian-European Complex for Heavy Industries signed
Damascus, (SANA) _ The Ministry of Electricity and the Syrian-European Complex for Heavy Industries signed a memo of understanding (MoU) to build wind farms in the areas with promising wind energy.
Bill establishing electronic copying offices at Justice Ministry approved
Damascus, (SANA)- The People's Assembly on Thursday approved a draft law establishing electronic copying offices at the Ministry of Justice and all courts and judicial circles.
Electricity Minister: Electricity to be fully restored within hours
Damascus, (SANA) _Minister of Electricity, Imad Khamis said that power is gradually returning to all areas after securing alternative sources of fuel.
Foreign Ministry: Conclusions of EU Foreign Ministers on Syria incorrect
Damascus, (SANA)-An official spokesman of the Syrian Foreign and Expatriates Ministry said that the European Foreign Ministers adopted a group of conclusions on Syria, at their final meeting in Luxemburg.
Local Administration Minister: SYP 72 million allocated for improving services in Jaramana
Damascus countryside, (SANA)_ Deputy Prime Minister for Services Affairs, Minister of Local Administration Eng. Omar Ghalawanji ordered the immediate rehabilitation of Nazir Monzer.
Putin: Geneva conference on Syria success for international community
Moscow, (SANA) – Russian President Vladimir Putin affirmed that the ongoing preparations to hold the international conference on Syria represent a success.
Social Affairs Minister calls upon NGOs to participate in 2014 humanitarian response plan
Damascus, (SANA) - Minister of Social Affairs, Dr. Kinda al-Shammat, called upon the civil societies to set their plans and humanitarian aid program in the framework of preparing the humanitarian response plan.
Internal Trade Ministry denies Media reports on wheat shortage
Damascus, (SANA) – The Ministry of Internal Trade and Consumer Protection dismissed as baseless the media reports which alleged the bakeries of Qudsyyeh and al-Hamah.
Brahimi: International near-consensus that there can be no military solution to crisis in Syria
Amman, (SANA) - UN Envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi said that there's a near-consensus in the international community that there can be no military solution to the crisis in Syria.
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