Al-Rastan City Celebrates First anniversary of Liberation from Terrorism

HOMS-Al-Rastan city in Homs northern countryside witnessed on Wednesday a popular celebration, with the participation of civil and official figures, on the first anniversary of liberating the northern countryside of Homs from terrorism and the restoration of security and stability to the region thanks to the sacrifices of the Syrian Arab army soldiers, according to SANA.

Participants in the celebration gathered in the main square of the city, raising the national flag and pictures of President Bashar al-Assad, chanting national songs that appreciate heroism of the army against terrorist organizations.

Syria, Iran Discuss Cooperation in Fighting Terrorism, Eliminating Terrorist Sleeper Cells

BAGHDAD, (ST)- Iraq’s Defense Minister Najah al-Shummari and Syria’ Ambassador in Baghdad Sattam Jad’an al-Dandah have discussed means of enhancing cooperation between Syria and Iraq, particularly in the fight against terrorism and eliminating terrorist sleeper cells, a statement issued by the Iraqi Defense Ministry said, according to the Syrian News Agency SANA.

Two civilians injured in a terrorist car bomb attack in Hasaka City

Hasaka - Two civilians were injured in a terrorist car bomb attack in Ghwairan neighborhood in Hasaka City.

SANA said that information indicate that a Suzuki car went off near the mill of Ghwairan neighborhood in Hasaka city causing the injury of two civilians, in addition to causing material damage to the site.

SANA added that the injured were rushed to the hospital to receive the required treatment.

A number of martyrs in a terrorist attack against a military car in Daraa

Daraa -Terrorists targeted a military car on al-Yadouda Road, west of Daraa City as a number of army personnel were martyred and others were injured.

SANA said that terrorists targeted a military car on the road leading to al-Yadouda town, west of Daraa city as a number of army personnel were martyred and others were injured and they were rushed to the national hospital in Daraa City to receive the required treatment.

On July 13th, the Russian Ministry of Defense announced that a military that a terrorist attack targeted a patrol of the Russian military police with an explosive device in Daraa countryside and no causalities were reported among the Russian service members.


The army targets dens of terrorists in Idleb, Hama countryside

Idleb, Hama - Units of the Syrian Arab army responded to attacks by Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists on civilians in Hama northern countryside, targeting, through artillery and rockets, their gatherings in many villages and towns of Idleb and Hama countryside.

SANA said that the army units carried out precise artillery and rocket strikes against fortifications and dens of Jabhat al-Nusra in Idleb in the surroundings of Ma’ar Shourin and Khan Sheikhoun, destroying their dens, killing and injuring a number of the terrorists.

SANA added that the rocket strikes of the army targeted regions where terrorists of the so-called “al-Hizb al-Turkistani” are present in the surroundings of Ghassanyiah to the west of Jisr al-Shoughour and Latamneh in Hama countryside.

The army operations ended up with destroying the fortifications of terrorists and inflicting them heavy losses in personnel and equipment.

Three women martyred in land mine explosion in Eastern Ghouta

Damascus countryside - Three women martyred on Tuesday and three persons were injured in an explosion of a land mine, left behind by terrorists, on a road between Mleiha and Jisreen in Eastern Ghouta of Damascus countryside.

A police source told SANA that while a Suzuki car, which carries a number of persons upon their return from farms in Jisreen, was crossing a side road near the factory of matches in Mleiha, a mine exploded, claiming the lives of three women and wounding three persons.

Three children martyred on July 7th in an explosion of an explosive device of terrorist remnants near Joubar in Damascus countryside.

Al-Maollem Receives Credentials of new Indonesian Ambassador

DAMASCUS, (ST)- Deputy Premier, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Walid al-Moallem on Tuesday received the credentials of Wajid Fauzi, as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Indonesia in Damascus.

Al-Moallem held a meeting with the new ambassador during which talks dealt with ways of enhancing bilateral ties and cooperation between Syria and Indonesia to serve the interests of the peoples of the two countries.