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August, 2020

  • 8 August

    Farid Shankan… creative Damascene talent in plastic arts, arabesque, and mosaics

    Damascus, SANA- The plastic artist Farid Shanakan was influenced by the cultural and architectural feature of his city, Damascus, which is strongly present in his various artistic creations that represent …

  • 6 August

    Apollo statue in Isriya Temple a unique Syrian icon in the region

    Damascus, SANA- Statue of Apollo, the God of music and literature for the Greeks which was discovered at Isriya, East of Salamia city, is considered as one of the most …

  • 2 August

    Challenge creates achievement and distinction… the athlete and polymath Dana Shubat

    Damascus, SANA – Behind every success there is an aspiration growing inside the person, giving them the ability to exert great effort to achieve their goals, and the passion of …

July, 2020

  • 28 July

    Body of late Lebanese artist Mahfouz escorted from Al-Assad’s university Hospital to his final resting place in Lebanon

    Damascus, SANA- Body of late Lebanese artist, Marwan Mahfouz, was escorted Tuesday from Al-Assad’s university Hospital in Damascus to his final resting place in Lebanon. Mahfouz died last Saturday at …

  • 26 July

    Cooperation agreement between Damascus Governorate and Damascus Univesity on rehabilitating the Old City

    Damascus, SANA – Damascus Governorate and the University of Damascus signed a cooperation agreement for the rehabilitation of the Old City in Damascus and the preservation of its archeological, architectural, …

  • 24 July

    Commemorative stamp and card issued on 100th anniversary of Maysalun Battle

    Damascus, SANA – The Syrian Post establishment issued on Friday a commemorative stamp and card on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of Maysalun Battle, which is observed on July …

  • 17 July

    “Al-Shahbaa Butterflies” event in Aleppo on occasion of the International Children’s Day

    Aleppo, SANA – The Artists Guild Theatre in Aleppo province is hosting an event on the occasion of the International Children’ Day titled “Al-Shahbaa Butterflies,” featuring theatrical and dance performances …

  • 15 July

    Syrian George Marrash wins in “Ten Outstanding Young Persons of the World” competition

    Damascus, SANA-Syrian youth George Marrash has recently won in the “Ten Outstanding Young Persons of the World” (TOYP) competition held by “Junior Chamber International (JCI), in the category of “Contribution …

  • 13 July

    The archeological hall at Forty Martyrs Cathedral in Homs preserves its elegance for 130 years  

    Homs, SANA-The archeological hall at the Forty Martyrs Cathedral in Bustan al-Diwan neighborhood in Homs city center is considered as one of the most significant archaeological monuments in the city, and …

  • 12 July

    Syrian Cartoonist Raed Khalil wins 2nd Prize at international competition in India

    Damascus, SANA – Syrian Cartoonist Raed Khalil won second prize at the first international competition which held in India on the occasion of the birth centenary of late former prime …