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Golanese demonstrate against settlement turbine scheme

Within the framework of the national protests against the Israeli occupation’s Judaization scheme to set up wind turbines on their agricultural lands, our people in the occupied Syrian Golan organized a protest demonstration with the aim of  reaching those lands threatened with confiscation in Suhaita, Al-Hafair and Al-Manfukha. These lands are owned by the residents of the villages of Majdal Shams, Masada, Beqatha and Ain Qaniya.

People in occupied Golan commemorate Martyrs' Day anniversary

People in the occupied Syrian Golan have stressed that history is made by the martyrs' sacred blood and sacrifices that protect the independence of the homeland, voicing their adherence to the martyrs' course in confronting and resisting all forms of occupation.  

Marking Martyrs' Day in Syria, people in the occupied Syrian Golan on Friday gathered at the squares of the occupied towns of Beq'ata and Majdal Shams. They visited the martyrs' Monument where they laid wreathes and carried placards glorifying the martyrs and their sacrifices.

The people of the occupied Golan continue their struggle to thwart the settlement turbine scheme

Occupied Syrian Golan (ST): Our people in the occupied Syrian Golan reiterated their continuation of the struggle against the Israeli occupation to thwart its settlement scheme by building wind turbines on more than four thousand dunums of their agricultural lands.

The people indicated during a meeting held in the shrine of Abu Dhar Al-Ghafari in the Al-Marj area between the occupied villages of Masada and Majdal Shams that the occupation is seeking, by all means, to implement its plan on their agricultural lands, stressing that after exhausting all means to stop the scheme, the people have no choice but to confront the occupation in the field to bring down the plan and prevent implementation of any step of this colonialist project no matter the sacrifices and the costs.

People in occupied Syrian Golan reaffirm their absolute rejection of Israel's plan to set up wind turbines on their farmlands

Citizens in the occupied Syrian Golan on Friday built a sit-in tent in Al-Manfukha area, east of Baraka village to express their absolute rejection of the Israeli occupation's plan to seize around 6000 dunums of their farmlands with the aim of setting up wind turbines.

They stressed that this plan is a blatant violation of international legitimacy resolutions and it aims at displacing the Syrians, calling on the international community to pressure the occupation to halt this settlement scheme.

Emil Masoud, member of the committee for confronting the occupation's plan, said in a statement to SANA that the wind turbines project has harmful impacts on health, environment and agriculture and its aim at forcing citizens to leave their villages.

Ambassador Sabbagh: The silence of the international community about the attacks of the Israeli occupation encourages it to continue these aggressive practices

New York, (ST) – Syria’s permanent representative to the United Nations Ambassador Bassam Sabbagh, stressed yesterday  during a Security Council session on the situation in the Middle East that, the continuous Israeli attacks on Syrian lands represent a serious threat to the security and stability of Syria and the region. He called for immediate condemnation and urgent intervention by the General Secretariat and the Security Council in order to protect the (Disengagement of Forces agreement of 1974).Sabbagh pointed out that the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates, Dr. Faisal Miqdad, sent a letter a few days ago to the Secretary-General of the United Nations, in which he described a series of repeated Israeli attacks on Syrian lands. He warned of its danger to the security and stability of Syria and the region.