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April, 2016

  • 2 April

    Syrian Heritage Festival (AKITO), Syria’s New Year 6766 starts in Damascus

    Damascus, Syria- Activities of the Syrian Heritage Festival (AKITO) started Friday in Damascus. Celebrating AKITO, which is the eldest celebration written in the Near East history, is an indication that we are living …

March, 2016

  • 28 March

    Putin: Russia to help in demining Palmyra

    Moscow, SANA, Russian President Vladimir Putin tasked Russian Defense Ministry to assist the Syrian army in demining the ancient city of Palmyra. President Putin told President Bashar al-Assad, in a telephone conversation Sunday, that …

  • 24 March

    Tourism Minister meets Sudanese businessmen delegation

    Damascus, SANA- Tourism Minister Bisher Yazigi affirmed on Thursday that Syria has remained steadfast thanks to the sacrifices of its people and army against the terrorist war against it and …

  • 6 March

    Syria Trust for Development signs agreement with governorates to improve situation of impoverished groups

    Damascus, SANA – The Syria Trust for Development on Sunday signed an agreement with the Governorates of Damascus, Damascus Countryside, Sweida, Tartous, Lattakia, Homs, and Hama for the purpose of …

January, 2016

  • 31 January

    Tourism Minister meets delegation from Syrian community in Italy

    Damascus, SANA-Tourism Minister Bishr Yazigi affirmed that Syria will reopen its doors to visitors from the entire world, adding that the will of Syrians will triumph over terrorism which is …

  • 19 January

    Al-Marqab citadel; the most important Medieval- built citadel in the region

    Damascus, SANA- Among more than 80 archeological fortresses and citadels spread all over the Syrian territories, Tartous province embraces 14 of them since this area has been exposed throughout ages …

  • 8 January

    Tourism Minister calls for working to relaunch stalled tourist projects

    Lattakia, SANA – Tourism Minister Bishr Yazigi stressed the need to work towards relaunching stalled tourist projects in Lattakia city and Jableh area and to provide tourist destinations for Syrian …

  • 6 January

    Interior Minister: Security committees in Homs do their best to achieve security in the city

    Homs, SANA- Interior Minister Maj. Gen. Mohammad al-Sha’ar said on Wednesday that the security committees in Homs do their best to achieve security and stability in the province. During a …

  • 6 January

    Armenian Orthodox sect in Syria celebrates Christmas

    Damascus, SANA- The Armenian Orthodox sect of the Eastern Orthodox liturgical calendar in Syria celebrated Wednesday Christmas at St. Sarkis Church for the Armenian Orthodox in Damascus. Bishop Armash Nalbandian, …

  • 5 January

    SARC starts distribution of 20,000 food packages in Hasaka

    Damascus, SANA-The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) branch in Hasaka started on Tuesday the distribution of 20,000 food packages among displaced and needy families in all areas in the province. …