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Yazigi at World Health Assembly: Syrian state provides healthcare despite economic sanctions

Geneva, SANA – The activities of the 72nd World Health Assembly, the decision-making body of the World Health Organization (WHO), continued on Tuesday, with the participation of a Syrian delegation …

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Syria participates in 72nd World Health Assembly

Geneva, SANA – Meetings of the 72nd World Health Assembly, the decision-making body of the World Health Organization (WHO), kicked off on Monday in Geneva, with the participation of Syria. …

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Health Minister: Syria managed to prevent spread of epidemic and provide free services despite challenges

Geneva, SANA – Health Minister Dr. Nizar Yazigi said that the health sector in Syria continued to provide all that is needed to preserve public health despite the challenges caused …

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Health Minister: 42 damaged health centers repaired, 5 new ones opened, 32 ambulances and mobile clinics provided

Damascus, SANA – Health Minister Nizar Yazigi said that the Ministry’s hospitals and centers provided around 40 million health services at a cost of over SYP 81 billion in 2017, …

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Health Ministry’s performance discussed at People’s Assembly

Damascus, SANA – The People’s Assembly discussed on Monday during a session chaired by Speaker Hammoudeh Sabbagh the performance of the Health Minister and other issues related to its work. …

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Yaizigi calls for immediate intervention to save Syrian and Palestinian captives in Israeli jails

Geneva, SANA – The 70th World Health Assembly continued its activities at the UN HQ in Geneva by discussing the health situation in occupied Palestinian territory as well as in …

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Health Minister calls on WHO to work for lifting sanctions on Syrian people due to their negative impact on health services

Geneva, SANA – Health Minister Nizar Yazigi discussed with Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean Region at the World Health Organization (WHO) Mahmoud Fikri cooperation between the Ministry and the …

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Ministers inspect al-Khafseh water station in Aleppo countryside

Aleppo, SANA – Water Resources Minister Nabil al-Hassan, accompanied by Health Minister Nizar Yazigi and Electricity Minister Mohammad Zuhair Kharboutli, on Saturday visited the pumping stations and the main water …

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Syria, Hungary discuss prospects of providing medical equipment and rehabilitating health centers

Damascus, SANA – Health Minister Nizar Yazigi discussed with Syrian affairs official at the Hungarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Janos Budai, prospects of providing assistance in rehabilitating health centers …

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Health Minister, WHO discuss enhancing cooperation

Cairo, SANA – Health Minister Nizar Yazigi discussed on Tuesday with Director-General of World Health Organization (WHO) Margaret Chan the efforts to provide health services to all citizens, mainly those …

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