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The short movie "The first face, my mother" in the Arab World Festival

The National Film Organization participates in screening the first international short film in Casablanca under the title 'the first face, my mother" the film which is an educational film directed by Rabab Murhej.  It will be shown at sixth session of Arab world short film. The film won the golden award in the short film festival in 2019.

The film depicts the life of the mother who fights for her children, so their life can be better than hers. It is a detailed scenario of her suffering.

The 9th diplomatic and charitable Christmas fair and market opened in Odessa with the participation of Syria

The 9th diplomatic charitable Christmas fair and market opened today in the Ukrainian city of Odessa, with the participation of the Honorary Consulate of Syria and representatives of the general and honorary consulates and many international organizations in Ukraine.

The fair and the charitable market were organized by the Diplomatic Club of Odessa, under the patronage of the Ukrainian Odessa Territory Administration.

Completion of the third phase of rehabilitating the old markets of Homs

Homs, (ST)-The Directorate of Antiquities in Homs Governorate has completed the third phase of the rehabilitation and restoration project of the old city markets, which have been damaged by terrorist attacks.

Homs Archaeological Director, Eng. Hossam Hamish said: "the project is being implemented by  Homs governorate in cooperation with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP). The third phase included the rehabilitation of 80 % of the old market block with the roofing of the main streets", pointing out that the number of markets' shops amount to 892 with an area of 45 thousand square meters, some of them have been completely rebuilt taking into consideration their archaeological and historical status such as the stone facades and restoring the demolished stones.

Syria participates in the annual charity bazaar in Geneva

Geneva, (ST) - The annual charity bazaar, organized by the United Nations Women's Association (UNWL), opens in Geneva today. Its revenues are earmarked to support humanitarian activities in the world with the participation of Syria.

The Syrian Pavilion, which was set up by the Permanent Mission of Syria in Geneva, witnessed a large turnout of the Syrian exhibits, which included models of products and handicrafts that reflect the history, culture and civilization of Syrian society.

Visiting ancient monuments in Homs within the province's 2nd Cultural Festival

The 2nd  Homs Cultural Festival has witnessed a lot of cultural, artistic and heritage events, including visiting archaeological and heritage monuments in the old neighborhoods of Homs. Among the activities of the festival, the participants  discussed  the importance of culture and its role in the renaissance of societies, in addition to an  artistic concert and the screening of "Rad al-Qada'a" film by Najdat Ismail Anzour.

Some 30 young men and women participated in visiting the archeological places in Homs, and this  activity was organized by the Directorate of Culture in cooperation with the Directorate of Tourism and the Department of Antiquities and Museums.