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March, 2019

  • 16 March

    Attended by Mrs. Asma al-Assad, event celebrates inclusion of first Syrian element in Intangible Cultural Heritage list

    Damascus, SANA – Attended by Mrs. Asma al-Assad, an event was held to celebrate the inclusion of shadow play as the first Syrian element in the List of Intangible Cultural …

  • 11 March

    100 paintings from 67 countries in 15th International Cartoon Contest  Syria 2019

    Damascus, SANA_ More than 100 paintings by cartoonists from 67 countries participated in the 15th International Cartoon Contest ,Syria 2019, hosted by the Damascus-based Opera House. The works were chosen …

  • 10 March

    Tourist group from Canada, France and Switzerland visit Palmyra

    Palmyra, SANA-A tourist group that comprises 35 tourists from France, Canada and Switzerland visited the archaeological city of Palmyra on Sunday after suspension during the years of the crisis in …

  • 10 March

    Antica Museum … stores beautiful memories and summarizes history

    Damascus, SANA_In the heart of al-Qanawat neighborhood in Damascus, a house of small wooden door leads you to a world that stores beautiful memories and traditions through more than 2000 …

  • 9 March

    “Rad al-Qada’a” feature film screened at United Nations in Geneva

    New York, SANA_ “Rad al-Qada’a: Aleppo Central Prison Siege” feature film was screened at the United Nations Headquarters in Geneva during an event organized by Syria’s Permanent Mission to the …

  • 9 March

    “War Travelers” harvests best Arab film award at SAFF, Cairo

    Cairo, SANA_ Long feature Syrian movie “War Travelers” has won the best Arab film award at the 3rd edition of Sharm El-Sheikh Asian Film Festival  (SAFF) for 2019. The film, …

  • 7 March

    Spanish TV team documents Daesh crimes in Palmyra

    Palmyra, SANA- Many foreign media delegations are still flocking to the historical Syrian city of Palmyra to prepare films and documentaries on the crimes perpetrated by Daesh (ISIS) terrorist organization …

February, 2019

  • 26 February

    Al-Attar calls for confronting intellectual invasion and adhering to Arabic language

    Damascus, SANA – Vice President Dr. Najah al-Attar stressed the need to confront foreign intellectual invasion that seeks to blot out Arab heritage and roots and the Arabic language in …

  • 26 February

    Hama watermills narrate an eternal story of giving and generosity

    Hama, SANA- Hama province has been always famous for its archeological watermills since the first century B.C. as they have been used near the rivers, creeks, springs and ever-flowing falls …

  • 26 February

    “The Veto” documentary exposes misleading media throughout war on Syria

    Homs, SANA- A political documentary titled “The Veto” by British Journalist  Vanessa Beeley which sheds light on some secrets and details  Homs City went through during the terrorist war waged …