Russia Will Veto Western Resolution Threatening Sanctions on Syria

Safronkov: Russia will veto Western resolution threatening sanctions on Syria under pretext of chemical weapons 24 February، 2017 New York, SANA Russia’s Permanent Representative at the UN Vladimir Safronkov said that Russia will veto a draft resolution prepared by the US, UK, and France which threatens to impose sanctions on Syria under the pretext of…

Opening Session of Syrian-Syrian Dialogue Starts in Geneva

23 February، 2017 Geneva, SANA The opening session of the 4th round of the Syrian-Syrian dialogue started in Geneva on Thursday with the participation of the Syrian Arab republic delegation, “al-Riyadh opposition” and other delegations. The UN Special envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura said at the opening session”We hope the UN HQ in Geneva…

Dr. al-Jaafari Reelected as Rapporteur of UN C-24

23 February، 2017 New York, SANA The Special Committee on the Situation with regard to the Implementation of the Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples (also known as the Special Committee on decolonization or C-24) reelected Syria’s Permanent Representative to the UN Dr. Bashar al-Jaafari as its Rapporteur. Al-Jaafari election…

Condolences on Vitaly Churkin’s Passing

Honoring Vitaly Churkin Vladimir Putin expressed condolences to the family and friends and to the entire Foreign Ministry staff following the death of Vitaly Churkin, Russia’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations. February 20, 2017 The President of Russia described Vitaly Churkin’s untimely departure as a grievous and truly irreplaceable loss for Russian foreign policy….

Syria Condemns Turkey’s Repeated Crimes, Violations Against Syrian People

17 February، 2017 Damascus, SANA Foreign and Expatriates Ministry condemned on Friday Turkey’s repeated crimes and attacks against the Syrian people and violations of the sanctity and unity of Syria’s territory. The condemnation was expressed in two letters sent to the UN secretary-general and the UN Security Council president calling on them to make Turkey…