Sabbagh: Cooperation Among Countries of the South to Achieve Development Goals

2 June، 2021 New York, SANA Syria’s permanent representative to the UN, Bassam Sabbagh, affirmed that cooperation among countries of the South is a factor of integration in the efforts to achieve the internationally-adopted developmental goals, adding that it is one of the manifestations of solidarity among peoples on the bilateral and multilateral levels. In…

Iran Condemns US Use of Food, Medicine Sanctions against Nations

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran’s Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the UN Majid Takht Ravanchi said that his country deplores Washington’s sanctions on food and medicine to pressure nations. Addressing a UN Security Council meeting on Wednesday, Takht Ravanchi pointed to the US sanctions targeting Syria right as it needs every bit of assistance. He called the…

Statement of H. E. Bassam Sabbagh at the UNSC Meeting on the “Humanitarian & Political Situation“ in Syria

Sabbagh: Wide participation of Syrians in presidential election affirms their adherence to independence of their homeland 26 May، 2021 New York, SANA Syria’s permanent representative to the UN, Bassam Sabbagh,said on Wednesday that the wide participation of Syrians in the presidential election abroad and at Home affirms the Syrian people’s adherence to the independence and…

OPCW Member States Strip Syria of Voting Rights

Syria has been stripped of most of its rights at the global chemical weapons watchdog for alleged breaches. The OPCW stands accused of suppressing facts reported by its own inspectors in Syria for political purposes. The vote to penalize Syria took place on Wednesday at the conference of the states that are parties to the…

Statement by Vassily Nebenzia at the Arria-Formula Meeting of the UNSC

“Protecting Developing Nations Against Political Pressure: Upholding the Integrity of International Non-Proliferation Regimes” Dear colleagues, Let me thank you for participation in today’s event that we organize together with our colleagues from China. First, I would like to show an iconic photo which was taken almost 20 years ago. Here we can see then-State Secretary…

Syria Calls for Removing Western Coercive Measures which Target its Citizens

8 April، 2021 New York, SANA Syria has called for removing Western unilateral, coercive measures imposed on the Syrian people that target their basic needs and affect the capability of different main service and economic sectors in performing their duties effectively. “The terrorist war which has been waged on Syria during the latest years left…

Statement of Ambassador Bassam Sabbagh at the UNSC Session on Chemical Weapons

Sabbagh: French-Western draft resolution to OPCW conference reaffirms aggressive intentions of some countries against Syria 7 April، 2021 New York, SANA Syria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Bassam Sabbagh has affirmed that the French-Western draft resolution submitted to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) Conference represents another evidence on the aggressive…