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Feb 27 2021

Under the patronage of President al-Assad, a new batch of Military Academy Students graduated

Damascus, SANA – Under the patronage of President Bashar al-Assad, Commander-in-Chief of the Army and Armed Forces, a new batch of the Military Academy students was graduated on Saturday. At the beginning of the ceremony, the participants observed a moment of silence in honor of Syria’s martyrs after which the Syrian national anthem was played. Representative of the celebration’s sponsor, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Army, Defense Minister, Lt. Gen. Ali Abdallah Ayoub. delivered a speech in which he conveyed President al-Assad’s congratulations to the students, wishing them success in performing their duties and missions. Lt. Gen. Ayoub called upon the …

May 30 2020

President al-Assad appoints new governors for five governorates

Damascus, SANA_ President Bashar al-Assad on Saturday issued several decrees provide for the appointment of new governors for the provinces of Daraa, Quneitra, Sweida, Homs and Hasaka. President al-Assad issued Decree No. 127 for the year 2020 that names Humam Sadeq al-Debiyat as Governor of Sweida. Al-Debiyat was governor of Quneitra. The President also issued Decree No. 128 for the year 2020 assigning Bassam Mamdouh Barssik as Governor of Homs. Before this position, Barssik held the position of Deputy Minister of Tourism. President al-Assad issued Decree No. 129 for the year 2020 stipulates for the appointment of Mohammed Tarek Ziad …

May 26 2020

Al-Assad National Library… One of most important cultural edifices in region

Damascus, SANA_ Al-Assad National Library, despite its novelty, is one of the largest and most important libraries in Syrian and the Arab region. It was established in Damascus in 1984 to gather all books and daily issues in addition to all kinds of literature connected with our ancestral cultural legacy, then to sort out these materials to serve researchers and scholars and benefit them. The library, which is located in the center of the capital, Damascus, and overlooks the Umayyad Square, covers an area of 22000 m sq and it is surrounded by a landscape ground (gardens) which extends on …

Feb 16 2020

President al-Assad receives Larijani, renews Syrian people’s determination to liberate all Syrian territory from terrorism

Damascus, SANA_ President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday received a delegation from the Iranian Shura Council headed by its Speaker Ali Larijani. During the meeting, the successes achieved by the Syrian Arab Army and its allies in the war against terrorist organizations in Idleb and Aleppo were reviewed, and congratulations were exchanged over the recent victories against terrorism that led some Western countries, on top the United States, to escalate their hostile positions towards Syria and Iran. President al-Assad said that countries hostile to the Syrian people are still trying to protect terrorists who take civilians as hostages and human shields, …