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July, 2019

  • 17 July

    Cartoonist Khalil wins Excellence award in International Festival of Cartoons Tapir Czech Republic 2019

    Damascus, SANA- Syrian Cartoonist Raed Khalil won award of excellence at International Festival of Cartoons Tapir Czech Republic 2019 with the participation of 286 artists from 58 countries Khalil’s winning …

  • 15 July

    New book on Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra published in Prague  

    Prague, SANA- A new book on Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra was published in the Czech capital city of Prague under the title  “Queen Zenobia” by author Jiri Tomek. The 400-page …

  • 4 July

    Different kinds of roses adorn Green areas at international flowers fair

    Damascus, SANA-Green areas which are embroidered with the most beautiful local and imported flowers at the International Flowers Exhibition being held at Tishreen Park in Damascus until July 10th, 2019. …

  • 4 July

    UNESCO agrees to make a study to lift “old Damascus” from the list of endangered heritage

    Baku, SANA-The world Heritage Committee at the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) agreed to lift “old Damascus” from the list of endangered heritage. The step came during UNESCO’s …

June, 2019

  • 29 June

    Bait al-Sharq for heritage .. developmental incubator for ancient Syrian crafts

    Damascus, SANA_ In al-Jazmatiya area in Damascene neighborhood of al-Midan , the visitor stands in front of a human developmental project called Bait al-Sharq for heritage, one of projects of …

  • 28 June

    Lattakia city turns public buses into theaters and musical platforms

    Lattakia, SANA_ Internal transport buses in the coastal city of Lattakia,  the main traffic artery in the city, have been transformed into a platform for theater, musical and cinematic performances, …

  • 27 June

    Armenian state T.V documents Daesh crimes in Palmyra

    Palmyra, SANA- A team from the Armenian state television is working on filming a documentary on the crimes of Daesh (ISIS) terrorists in Palmyra archeological city and in a number …

  • 26 June

    International Flowers’ Fair 2019 kicks off in Damascus

    Damascus, SANA-International Flowers’ Fair 2019 kicked off its activities on Wednesday at Tishreen park in Damascus. The fair, organized by tourism Ministry and Damascus governorate will last until July 10th. …

  • 21 June

    “Amina” film gets Best Director Award at Meknes Int’l Arab Film Festival, Morocco

    Damascus, SANA_ The long feature film “Amina ”, directed by Ayman Zeidan, won the Best Director Award at Meknes International Arab Film Festival which concluded activities in Morocco Thursday. The …

  • 17 June

    Cartoonist Khalil wins Kosovo special Prize

    Damascus, SANA_ Cartoonist  Raed Khalil won the special prize at the third International Cartoon Festival organized in Kosovo entitled “Kosovo in the eyes of cartoonists.” The artist Khalil sought to …