Wednesday, June 23

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Borisov: Work underway to prepare long-term agreement, expand cooperation with Syria

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Damascus, Russian Deputy Prime Minister, Yury Borisov, affirmed his country’s continuous work to boost cooperation with Syria and support its people in addition to preparing a long-term strategic agreement to expand economic and trade cooperation between Russia and Syria.“I conveyed to President Bashar al-Assad the congratulations and appreciation of President Vladimir Putin after the major victory of the Presidential election in Syria which expresses the people’s confidence in their elected president,” Borisov said in press statements along with Minister of Presidential Affairs Mansour Azzam prior to his departure at Damascus International Airport.He described his meeting with President al-Assad as constructive and fruitful that will lead to more cooperation.As for the long-term strategic...

Reflexes of al-Quds Intifada … a seminar at headquarters of Syrian Arab Popular Committee for Supporting Palestinian People in Damascus

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Damascus, The political seminar on “Reflexes of al-Quds Intifada on Zionist Entity” which was organized by the Syrian Arab Popular Committee for Supporting the Palestinian People and Resisting the Zionist Project has focused on the necessity to continue the resistance and popular intifada in facing the Zionist enemy as they constitute the only way to liberate the land and defeat the occupation.During the seminar, which was held in cooperation with Al-Quds International Institution (QII) / Syria and the alliance of Palestinian forces, Researcher Samir Abou Saleh reviewed the outcomes that the popular uprising in al-Quds and in Palestine in general had achieved, mainly the major shift in American, European and world public opinion in general in the interest of the rights of the Palestinians....

OIC Condemns Houthi Attack with Bomb-Laden Drone, Targeting Civilians in Khamis Mushait, Saudi Arabia

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Jeddah, The Secretary-General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Dr. Yousef bin Ahmed Al-Othaimeen, expressed, in a statement today, his strong condemnation and denunciation of the Houthi terrorist militia attack, targeting innocent civilians with a bomb-laden drone, which the Saudi air defenses intercepted and destroyed it.Al-Othaimeen, stressed that the OIC condemns the terrorist practices committed by the Houthi militia and those who support it to target innocent civilians and civilian objects, reiterating the OIC's support for all measures taken by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to maintain its security, stability, and the safety of citizens and residents on its territories.Source: Saudi Press Agency

Syria, Iraq discuss means to develop bilateral cooperation in legal, judicial fields

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Baghdad, Iraqi Minister of Justice, Judge Salar Abdul Sattar Mohammad, discussed with Syrian Ambassador in Baghdad, Sattam Jadaan al-Dandah, prospects of cooperation and joint coordination between the two brotherly countries in the legal and judicial fields.A statement of the Iraqi Ministry of Justice said: “The two sides discussed setting a date for signing an agreement of understanding in the legal and judicial fields between the Iraqi and Syrian Ministries of Justice to develop and uplift the capabilities of the Iraqi Ministry’s employees.”During the meeting, the Iraqi minister stressed the depth of relations between Iraq and Syria and the need to strengthen them for the benefit of the two brotherly peoples.For his part, Ambassador al-Dandah affirmed, in a statement to SANA corresponden...

Omani Minister of Housing Visits Saudi Arabia

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Riyadh, Minister of Housing and Urban Planning of Sultanate Oman, Dr. Khalfan Alshueili, currently on a visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, was briefed on Saudi housing as well as city development experiment, as he and his accompanying delegation toured a number of government bodies, here today.During the tour, the visiting minister was accompanied by a number of officials from the Ministry of Municipal, Rural Affairs and Housing.Source: Saudi Press Agency

UAE Condemns Houthi Militia’s Targeting of Khamis Mushait City with a Bomb-laden UAV

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Abu Dhabi, The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has condemned and denounced the Iran-backed Houthi militias’ attempts to target civilians and civilian objects in Khamis Mushait City, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, in a systematic and deliberate way through a bomb-laden UAV that was intercepted by the coalition forces.In a statement, the Emirati Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation reiterated that the ongoing terrorist attacks by the Houthi militias reflect their blatant challenge to the international community and disregard of all international laws and norms.The ministry also called on the international community to adopt a decisive and immediate stance to stop these recurrent acts that target vital and civilian facilities and the security of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.The U...