Trump Disregards International Resolutions, Announces Intention to Recognize "Israel's Sovereignty" over Occupied Syrian Golan

NEW YORK, (ST)-Within the framework of his biased policy in favor of the Israeli occupation entity and his continuous sought to legalize the Israeli occupation of the occupied Arab territories, US President Donald trump announced his intention to recognize "Israel's sovereignty" over the occupied Syrian Golan, paying no heed to international resolutions on this important Syrian area.

In a tweet on Thursday, Trump shamelessly said that it is time for the United States to "fully recognize Israel’s Sovereignty" over the occupied Syrian Golan, which, he claimed, "is of critical strategic and security importance to Israel and Regional Stability".

The Syrian Golan was occupied by Israel in 1967.

Mrs. Asma Al-Assad to Mothers of Kidnapped Persons: Your Sons are Ours and Your Pain Is Ours

DAMASCUS, (ST)- On Mother's Day, March 21st, 2019, Mrs. Asma Al-Assad received a number of Syrian mothers whose kidnapped sons have not been released from abduction yet, according to the Syrian Presidency facebook page.

"Glory and Pride are to you, to your sons and to all who sacrificed for Syria to live…You as well as the mothers of the martyrs and the wounded have taught us that steadfastness, strength and even happiness despite pain are a decision we made to keep standing firm," Mrs. Asma told the mothers of the kidnapped.

Army units eliminate terrorist groups in Hama countryside

Hama - Army units thwarted an infiltration attempt of terrorist groups from Lahaya village into military points and safe areas in the northern countryside of Hama Province.

SANA clarified that the army units killed members of the terrorist groups and destroyed their weapons.

In al-Ghab valley, SANA said that an army unit destroyed dens of terrorists in the village of Jisr Beit al-Ras, killing many of the terrorists.

SANA added that army destroyed vehicles for “Jaish al-Ezza” terrorists and killed 10 of them in al-Latamina and Latmin in northern Hama.

Army units also targeted with missiles and artillery strikes  dens of “Jabhat al-Nusra” terrorist in Kafar Zita in northern Hama.

Shoigu: 8th Moscow Conference on International Security to Focus on Stability in Syria

MOSCOW, (ST)-The 8th Moscow Conference on International Security will discuss the situation in the Middle East with special focus on stability in Syria, Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu said in a speech, published on the Defense Ministry's website on Thursday, addressing particpants in the conderence.

"The Situation in the Middle East, with emphasis on stabilising the situation the Syrian Arab Republic, besides issues relating to peacekeeping, expanding military cooperation, regional security in Asia, Africa and Latin America, are main topics to be dicussed  during the annual confrence scheduled for April 23-25," Shoigu said.

President Aoun Meets Pedersen, Urges Serious Work to Help Displaced Syrians in Lebanon Return Home

BEIRUT, (ST)- Lebanese President, General Michel Aoun and the UN Chief’s Special Envoy for Syria Geir Pedersen on Wednesday held talks on the issue of the displaced Syrians in Lebanon and the need to facilitate their return to their homeland.

He renewed his call for working hard to help the displaced Syrians return home, stressing that Syria has started to restore its security and stability.

"We must work seriously to take the displaced back to safe and stable areas in Syria, which have actually become wide.. If the countries, which are involved in the war on Syria, allocate 10 percent of the cost of this war to resolve the issue of the displaced, it would help end their humanitarian crisis and spare the world more crises," Aoun said.