Russia affirms its support for Syria in humanitarian aid file

Moscow, Russia reaffirmed its continued support for Syria in the humanitarian aid file.“Delivering Russian humanitarian aid to Syria is continuously done,” Novosti news agency quoted the Russian President’s Special Representative for the Middle East and African Countries, Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov, as saying on Wednesday.He added that the Russian delegations that visit Syria constantly provide support and assistance to it.In response to a question about whether work is currently underway to supply new quantities of Russian wheat to Syria, Bogdanov said that everything is being done properly.Source: Syrian Arab News Agency

Uzbek Team Arrives in Riyadh to Participate in Asian Qualifiers

Riyadh, A delegation of Uzbekistan national football team has arrived in Riyadh, to take part in the Asian qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup and the 2023 Asian Cup, it was reported today.Upon arrival, the Uzbek team was received, at King Khalid International Airport, by a number of officials of the Saudi Arabian Football Federation.The Uzbek team is scheduled to play against each of Singapore, Yemen and Saudi Arabia.Source: Saudi Press Agency

First participation of Syria in activities of WHO Executive Council

Damascus, With the participation of Syria, activities of the 149th session of World Health Organization (WHO) Executive council were held on Wednesday virtually in presence of representive members from 34 countries.World Health Assembly unanimously elected Syria for the membership of the Executive council to represent East Mediterranean for 3 years.In a speech in the meeting of WHO Executive Council, Health Minister, Hassan al-Ghabash, affirmed that Syria believes in working according to UN Charter and international law and it is keen to assume its responsibilities in the council and to work effectively and constructively in the framework of multilateral action to support sustainable development efforts.The Minister called for providing the necessary assistance to the member countries t...

New scandals reveal Erdogan arming al-Qaeda terrorist organization in Syria

Damascus, Scandals of the Turkish regime and the secrets of its close relation with terrorist organizations in Syria, including al-Qaeda, continue to uncover via videos published by Turkish mafia leader, Sadat Bakr, in which he reveals the corruption of those close to the Recep Tayyip Erdogan regime, and their involvement in serious crimes, including the support for terrorism, murder and drug trafficking.A new video, posted by Bakr, who has close relations with the Turkish regime and was circulated on social media and several media outlets, in which he confirmed the cooperation of Turkish intelligence with the mafia gangs to smuggle weapons and military equipment to terrorist organizations in Syria, particularly Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist organization under the cover of alleged humanitari...

People’s Assembly: Syria obtained victory through fulfilling presidential election

Damascus, Members of the People’s Assembly said on Wednesday that Syria has obtained victory through fulfilling presidential election, adding that Syria is the owner of right and a cause which has several thousand-year of civilization.The MPs, during a session for the people’s Assembly chaired by Speaker, Hammouda Sabbagh, affirmed that campaigns of external media and misleading wouldn’t be able to affect the stance and track of the Syrian people.“The Presidential election entitlement has reflected the Syrian people’s adherence to their national principles and belief in the modernization and development process,” the MPs added.Other MPs called for intensifying work and unity during the post-election stage.Source: Syrian Arab News Agency

1,269 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Reported in Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, The Ministry of Health announced, in a statement here today, that 1,269 new confirmed cases of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, bringing the total number to 452,956, including 10,043 active cases.Of these, there are 1,489 critical cases, while the health condition of the rest is stable.It added that 16 new deaths have been reported; putting the tally of fatalities, at 7,393.Meanwhile, as many as 1,081 cases have recovered, raising recoveries' toll to 435,520.On the other hand, 93,209 new laboratory tests were conducted, in the last 24-hour, across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.Source: Saudi Press Agency