Foreign Ministry: UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Should Declare a Stance Warning Against the Rejected US Declaration About the Occupied Syrian Golan

27 March، 2019 Damascus, SANA Foreign and Expatriates Ministry on Wednesday addressed a letter to UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet regarding US President Donald Trump’s declaration on the occupied Syrian Golan. The Ministry affirmed that the US President’s declaration to recognize the annexation of the occupied Syrian Golan to the Israeli occupation…

Ala: Targeting Syria with Politicized Resolutions “Unacceptable”

22 March، 2019 Geneva, SANA Syria’s permanent representative to the UN in Geneva Hussam el-Din Ala depicted as an “unacceptable approach” targeting Syria with politicized and biased decisions in every session of the Human Rights Council. During a session on Friday on draft resolution /L.7/ on human rights situation in Syria Ala said that this…

UNHCR: Terrorists in Rukban Camp Use Civilians as Human Shields

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The situation in Syria’s Rukban refugee camp has become “horrible” after several years without sufficient aid, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in the Middle East and North Africa Bureau Director Amin Awad told Sputnik. “We just had a mission into Rukban; it was a horrible situation,” Awad said on Thursday…

UNHCR: War in Syria Ended but Terrorist Pockets Remain

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The war in Syria is over but pockets of Daesh terrorists and other extremist groups still remain in numerous hard to reach areas, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Middle East and North Africa Bureau Director Amin Awad told Sputnik. “There are some active skirmishes and some nasty groups still inside…

Ambassador Hussam Eddin Ala: International COI Report on Syria is Biased

UN Commission of Inquiry Report on Syria 17 September، 2018 Geneva, SANA Syria’s Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva, Ambassador Hussam Eddin Ala stressed Syria’s rejection of the biased and unilateral approach of the international commission of inquiry’s reports in terms of its politicized tackling of the situation in Syria. In a speech delivered…

Russia: UN COI Report on Syria is Groundless

GENEVA, September 17. /TASS/. A report recently released by the UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria contains groundless allegations about Damascus’ use of chemical weapons, Russian delegation spokesperson Anastasia Bagdatyeva said at the 39th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva on Thursday. “We have once again taken note of information about…

Military Operations in Eastern Ghouta Target Terrorist Groups in Conformity with International Humanitarian Law

TRANSLATED BY SYRIA 360° | INTERNATIONALIST NEWS AGENCY 8 March، 2018 Geneva-Sana Arabic Ambassador Hossamuddin Ala, Syria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations in Geneva, confirmed that military operations in the eastern Ghouta target terrorist groups and are in conformity with international humanitarian law. In response to the accusations made by the High Commissioner for…