May 10 2020

Al-Jaafari: Unilateral coercive economic measures hamper Syria’s response to Covid-19

New York, SANA – Syria’s Permanent Representative at the UN Dr. Bashar al-Jaafari confirmed that “the US administration no longer only supports terrorist groups in Syria and other countries, but rather it adopts economic, health and political terrorism to achieve its own selfish interests. “Unilateral coercive economic measures hinder Syria’s ability to meet the basic needs of its people and confront the epidemic of the novel Coronavirus,” al-Jaafari said during a videoconference symposium organized by the US coalition “Sanctions Kill” dedicated to discuss the unilateral coercive economic measures and their impact on countries and peoples in facing  Covid-19 epidemic. According …

Apr 27 2020

Arab Int’l Forum: Unilateral coercive measures on Syria unforgivable crime

Beirut, SANA_ The participants in the Arab International Forum demanded lifting the unilateral coercive economic measures and the unjust siege imposed by Western countries on Syria. The forum was held through the technique of communicating via the Internet under the title “The Virtual Arab International Forum to Lift the Siege on Syria and Eradicate the Sanctions Imposed on Friendly and brotherly People”. The conferees considered the unilateral coercive economic measures and the unjust siege an unforgivable crime and a continuation of the aggression and terrorism that Syria has been exposed to for more than nine years. They reiterated that the …

Apr 13 2020

Hanna: Lift Western coercive economic measures imposed on Syria

Occupied al-Quds, SANA_ Greek Orthodox Archbishop of Sebastia Atallah Hanna on Monday called for lifting the Western coercive economic measures imposed on Syria in light of the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). Hanna, in a solidarity message with Syria said: “From the city of al-Quds, I send this appeal and this message, perhaps it reaches people who still have conscience in the world. Lift the sanctions imposed on Syria in light of the spread of coronavirus,” In a statement to SANA, he emphasized that the continuation of these sanctions is a crime against humanity, all moral values, norms and principles. “From …

Apr 8 2020

Grospic renews call for lifting unilateral coercive economic measures imposed by the West on Syria

Prague, SANA – Head of the Czech Parliamentary Committee for Friendship with Syria Stanislav Grospic renewed his call for lifting the  unilateral coercive economic measures imposed by the west on Syria. Grospic pointed out that the immediate lifting of these measures has become a necessity in light of confronting the spread Coronavirus by Syria. Speaking to SANA correspondent in Prague on Wednesday, Grospic said that the west itself find big difficulties in confronting the Coronavirus epidemic, however it continues to impose illegitimate sanctions on Syria and other countries. He stressed that the western countries’ behaviors show clearly that they do …

Feb 16 2020

GFTU: Continuing work to break economic siege, sanctions imposed on Syria

Damascus, SANA_ The General Federation of Trade Unions (GFTU) underlined the necessity of continuing work and struggle with all available means to break the unfair economic siege and sanctions imposed on the Syrian people. The final statement of the 27th General Conference of GFTU stressed the need for speeding up the implementation of the Administrative Reform Project, improving the situation of the workers and launching the development process strongly. More….