Syria Condemns Illegitimate Excavation and Plunder of Antiquities by US, French and Turkish Troops in Areas Under Their Occupation

10 December، 2018 Damascus, SANA Syria condemned the illegal excavation works targeting its antiquities by US, French, and Turkish forces and their backers in the areas under their occupation. An official source at the Foreign and Expatriates Ministry told SANA on Monday that the Ministry condemns all illegal excavation works conducted by the US, French…

US Army Sets up New Military Base at Iraq’s Border with Syria

TEHRAN (FNA)- The US army has set up a new military base in Western Anbar at Iraq’s border with Syria, local officials disclosed on Sunday. The Arabic-language al-Ma’aloumah news website quoted Farhan Mahd al-Deilami, a member of Anbar province Council, as reporting that the US forces have established a new base in the Western part…

2nd Anti-Terrorism Conference: Beijing Calls for Global Action Against Terrorism

TEHRAN (FNA)- China condemns and is opposed to all terrorist attacks, said Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of China’s National People’s Congress Chen Zhu in Tehran on Saturday, adding that countering terrorism is a universal task not to be successfully delivered on by a single country. Unity is needed to fight against terrorism, stressing…

2nd Anti-Terrorism Conference in Iran Underlines Uprooting Terrorism

2nd Anti-Terrorism Conference Opens in Tehran TEHRAN (FNA)- The 2nd edition of anti-terrorism conference between the parliament speakers of Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Turkey, China and Russia kicked off in Tehran on Saturday, with Iranian President Hassan Rouhain as the special guest of the event. Parliament speakers of Afghanistan, Pakistan, Turkey, China and Russia joined their…

US Spy Plane Spotted Over Russian Bases in Syria

A US spy plane was spotted near the coast of Syria, where the Russian Aerospace Forces’ Hmeymin airbase and the Russian Navy base in Tartus are located, a sky tracker reported. IntelSky said the US Navy anti-submarine patrol aircraft Poseidon P-8A conducted a surveillance flight near the coast of Syria on Friday. The plane with…

US Opens Passageway for Daesh to Move Between Syria and Iraq

TEHRAN (FNA)- The US forces have intentionally opened a passageway at Syria-Iraq border to ease transfer of the ISIL terrorists from Syria into the depth of Iraq, an Iraqi Member of Parliament disclosed on Saturday. The Arabic-language al-Ma’aloumah news website quoted Ali Qavi, an Iraqi parliamentarian, as disclosing that the US-led coalition forces have once…

New US-led Coalition Strikes Leave 8 Civilians Dead in Hajin, Deir Ezzor

7 December، 2018 Deir Ezzor, SANA The warplanes of the US-led “international coalition” have bombarded Hajin City, about 110 km southeastern countryside of Deir Ezzor, claiming the lives of eight civilians and causing big damage to houses . Civil sources told SANA that warplanes of the US-led “international coalition” attacked several residential houses in Hajin…

US Seeks to Frustrate OPCW Probe into Aleppo Chemical Attack

MOSCOW, December 7. /TASS/. The United States seeks to disrupt the investigation into the chemical attack by terrorists in Syria’s Aleppo on November 24 and the US State Department’s allegations that this incident was staged obviously pursue this goal, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Friday. “The Russian Defense Ministry interprets the US State Department’s…

In the Last 24 Hours: Army Defeats Daesh Offensive Near Iraqi Borders

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Damascus Army warded off a heavy assault by the ISIL terrorists against its positions near the town of Albu Kamal in Eastern Deir Ezzur, close to the borders with Iraq. The Syrian army soldiers on Thursday engaged in fierce clashes with a large number of ISIL terrorists, including suicide bombers, who had…

Russian Reconciliation Center Conducts Humanitarian Operation in Syria’s Hama

MOSCOW, December 7. /TASS/. Officers of the Russian Center for reconciliation of the conflicting sides in Syria conducted a humanitarian operation in the Hama governorate, handing out food products to local residents, the center’s chief Sergei Solomatin said on Friday. “During the day, officers of the Russian Center for reconciliation of the conflicting sides conducted…

Communiqué of the 12th Congress of the Syrian Communist Party

The 12th Congress of the Syrian Communist Party was held in Damascus from 25-27 October 2018 under the following slogans: The Defense of the homeland and defend the people’s sustenance! A free homeland and a happy people! Syria will never kneel!  For the widest international anti-imperialist front! The Congress rooms were decorated with national, international…

US-Led Coalition Strikes Hajin, Local Hospital Completely Destroyed

Sputnik-Middle East The Friday airstrikes of the US-led Coalition have completely destroyed a hospital in the Syrian city of Hajin in the eastern Deir ez-Zor province, Ikhbariya broadcaster reported. SANA and the Ikhbariya broadcaster reported earlier on Friday that eight more civilians were killed in recent airstrikes on Hajin. All of the killed civilians were…