Syria

Bashar al-Assad elected president of Syria with majority of votes

Fri, 28 May 2021 - 10:53 GMT

“Bashar al-Assad gained 13.540.860 votes with 95.1% out of the total correct votes,” Speaker Sabbagh told a press conference, official SANA news agency reported.

Memory of the day: UK recognizes sovereignty of King Abdul Aziz bin Saud over Kingdom of Hejaz, Nejd in 1927

Thu, 20 May 2021 - 06:55 GMT

On May 20, many important events took place.

Memory of the day: Syria executes spy Eli Cohen in 1965

Tue, 18 May 2021 - 11:09 GMT

On May 16, many important events took place.

Catastrophic decline of Euphrates River water level

Thu, 06 May 2021 - 06:16 GMT

Under hashtag #الفرات_ينحسر (the Euphrates declines), Syrians posted photos of the water level of the river, showing how parts in along the river inside the Syrian lands dried up.

Egypt, Turkey 'to evaluate outcome of exploratory consultations'

Thu, 06 May 2021 - 03:51 GMT

Egypt and Turkey issued a joint statement Thursday on the two-day "exploratory consultations" held on May 5-6 in Cairo with the aim of examining chances to normalize relations.

Syrian parl't speaker announces receiving four new applications to run for President

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 11:28 GMT

On April 18th, Speaker of the People’s Assembly announced the commencement of candidacy for Presidential elections as of Monday April 19th till April 28th.

Syria’s Assad officially submits application to run for president

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 05:17 GMT

The People’s Assembly also received three notices from the Supreme Constitutional Court over the past two days

UAE dispatches 2nd shipment of Covid-19 vaccine doses to Syria

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 02:23 GMT

It aims to assist front-line medical workers, the elderly, people with chronic diseases, as well as those, displaced and living in refugee camps.

Shoukry, Lavrov discuss mutual ties, regional updates and Renaissance Dam

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 03:28 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed several issues of mutual interest with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov during their meeting in Cairo, Monday.

Egyptian, Jordanian FMs hold consultations on regional affairs

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 12:14 GMT

They also tackled the preparations that are underway for the upcoming trilateral summit among Egypt, Jordan, and Iraq.

Syria's President Assad and his wife test positive for COVID-19, statement

Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 12:38 GMT

Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad and his wife Asma have tested positive for COVID-19 after showing minor symptoms, the president’s office said in a statement on Monday.

Egypt's FM: We are seeking an agreement that preserves our right to Nile water and Ethiopia's right to development

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 02:41 GMT

The foreign minister said during his speech at the meeting of Arab foreign ministers in Cairo.

Biden Administration to not repeal Trump's decisions on Palestine: U.S. official

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 11:03 GMT

Werberg stated that Biden Administration prioritizes backing a peaceful solution in Yemen through negotiations among other issues in the Middle East.

Turkey transports into Libya HAWK missile batteries, 3D-Radar

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 - 03:09 GMT

Local media reported Tuesday that Turkey had transported into Libya HAWK missile batteries and a 3D-Radar.

Due to altercation, Lebanese family sets Syrian refugees' camp on fire

Sun, 27 Dec 2020 - 01:14 GMT

The news was confirmed by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) but it did not disclose the number of the injured.

Western Libya's militias equipped with Turkish arms amass to attack Armed Forces

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 11:45 GMT

Thousands of militants and foreign mercenaries affiliated to the militias protecting the Government of National Accord (GNA) are amassing eastern Misrata.

Turkish parliament approves extending military presence in Libya for 18 months

Wed, 23 Dec 2020 - 11:09 GMT

The flow of Turkish military personnel into Libya began this year.

Egypt, UAE discuss civil war in 3 Arab states, Palestinian Cause, security in Red Sea

Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 03:13 GMT

They also conferred over joint investments and economic cooperation.

UAE's Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan pays Egypt state visit Dec. 16

Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 12:40 GMT

The deputy supreme commander of the UAE Armed Forces is meeting with President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi in Al Itihadiyah presidential palace.

Turkey steps up military intervention in Libya

Sun, 06 Dec 2020 - 11:31 GMT

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) has said sources revealed Turkey has stepped up its military involvement in Libya and will resume sending mercenaries to Libya.

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