Sepp Blatter : “Political intervention” granted the right to host the 2022 World Cup to Qatar

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter affirmed that that there was “political intervention” in the decision to grant the right to host the 2022 World Cup to Qatar.

Blatter, who had occupied the position of FIFA President for 17 years until 2015, explained that there was agreement in the FIFA Executive Committee to assign the 2018 World Cup to Russia and the 2022 World Cup to the United States of America.

Turkish regime sets up a big military point in Hasaka and transports stolen wheat to Raqqa

HASAKA,/ RAQQA, (ST)_The Turkish occupation forces have continued to violate the international laws and to attack the Syrian territories through setting up further military points and reinforcing the positions they have occupied in Hasaka countryside, north Syria.

According to local sources, the Turkish occupation forces set up a big military point in the south of Ras Al-Ayn city in the northern countryside of Hasaka and provided it with military vehicles in parallel with reinforcing the positions , which they occupied in cooperation with their terrorist mercenaries, in the villages located between Tal Tamer and Abo Rasin cities.

Health Ministry designates Al-Assad University Hospital as a center for receiving suspected coronavirus cases

DAMASCUS, (ST)- The Ministry of Higher Education has designated Al-Assad University Hospital as a center for receiving suspected coronavirus cases and for rendering medical services to those patients for free.

The hospital has been equipped with the necessary medical tools and qualified staff to receive covid-19 suspected cases, according to Hussein al-Mohammad, Director-General of the Hospital, who stressed that necessary protection equipment were also provided to medical staff to keep them safe.

A humanitarian Urgency

Syria's Minister of Health, Dr. Nizar Yazigi, stated yesterday in statements to media outlets that the sanctions imposed on Syria do hinder the urgent need for ventilators in case of COVID-19 spread.

One cannot but to wonder how come! Is it possible in the global village of today to impose and even tighten sanctions against human beings? It is indeed a crime against humanity to deny humans their basic needs, particularly medicine, health care and human life safety and medical needs!

What have the Syrians, Iranian, Russian, or others, done against others, other than fighting terrorism and safeguarding their rights, sovereignty, territory and independence?

Despite the outbreaks of one million Coronavirus cases worldwide, Washington is blocking international efforts to combat it

 Despite the wide spread of the Corona epidemic and the mobilization of the whole world to support international efforts to confront this virus, the United States, continues to politicize crises to achieve its ambitions.

The US still insists on imposing coercive economic measures against sovereign states that reject US dictates, despite their awareness of the impact of these dangerous measures in fighting this anti-virus .

After exceeding one million and 200,000 Corona infections and more than 65,000 deaths in the world, according to news agencies, Washington continues to hinder the untiring efforts of various countries to combat it.