Jun 18 2021

Extinguishing Fire erupted in agriculture lands in Homs western countryside

Homs, SANA- firefighting teams in Homs on Friday extinguished a large fire which broke out in dry grass , agriculture crops and fruitful trees in al-Zaafarana village in Homs western countryside. Head of the Homs Civil Defense, Ghiyath Akel told SANA reporter that the branch’s operation room received a report about a fire erupted in agriculture lands in al-Zaafarana village in Homs western countryside. He added that the firefighters immediately moved to the place of the fire and they began to deal with fire ,but the speed of the winds and the difficulty of the terrain of the area caused …

Apr 24 2021

Fire erupted in one of tanks of oil tanker near oil downstream in Banias fully extinguished

Tartous, SANA- Firefighting teams on Saturday managed to put out fire that erupted in one of tanks of oil tanker near oil downstream in Banias in Tartous. The Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources said in a statement that a fire that erupted in one of tanks of oil tanker is believed to be an attack by a drone coming from the direction of Lebanese territorial waters. The Ministry noted that the Firefighting teams were able to extinguish the fire fully. Shaza Qriema FORUM

Jun 9 2020

Fires destroy 1,000 dunams of wheat fields in Ras al-Ayn in Hasaka

Related Articles Hasaka, SANA – Fires that broke out in the agricultural fields in Ras al-Ayn region resulted in damage to about 1,000 dunams of wheat fields, and a number of citizens’ houses were burned down after the fires spread to them. Local sources in Ras al-Ayn told SANA correspondent that a fire broke out in the agricultural land in Khribet al-Banat west of Ras al-Ayn town near the Syrian-Turkish borders, and the fire reached wheat fields and destroyed an area of about 1,000 dunams. The sources pointed out that the Turkish occupation forces in the area started most of …

Jun 8 2020

Extinguishing a fire erupted in forest trees on Homs–Hama road

Related Articles Homs, SANA- The members of the civilian defense  have put out a fire erupted on Monday in forest trees and grasses on Hama-Homs road near the Silos bridge north the province.Extinguishing a fire erupted in forest trees on Homs–Hama road. Commander Ghayyath Akel ,the Director of the Civil Defense, told SANA that the fire was extinguished immediately because there was no traffic jam on the road ,referring that the members of the civilian defense are on alert around the clock to put out any fire there, calling on the citizens to be careful and attentive and not to …

Jun 8 2020

Fire brigades of Hama and Tartous extinguish fire in Masyaf woods

Hama, SANA – Members of the Hama and Tartous fire brigades extinguished a fire that spread across an area of 40 dunams (40,000 square meters) of the oak woods in Masyaf area in Hama. Director of the Woodland Firefighting Center Madian al-Ali told SANA correspondent that 150 members of the Hama and Tartous fire brigades participated in extinguishing a fire that extended over an area of about 40 dunams of the oak woods in the surrounding of Deir Mama town in Masyaf area, indicating that the fire originated from agricultural lands adjacent to the woods. He pointed firefighters isolated the …

Jun 2 2020

Fire in wheat field caused by high temperature extinguished in Deir Ezzor countryside

Related Articles SANA, Deir Ezzor – Civil defense personnel in Deir Ezzor, with the help of locals, were able to put out a fire that had broken out in one of the wheat fields in Hoagie Saker in Deir Ezzor countryside. The director of civil defense in Deir Ezzor Yasser Menoun said in a statement to SANA correspondent that the fire was caused by the high temperatures, and that the fire brigades went to the location as soon as the fire was reported and worked to put it out completely before it could extend to other areas. Nisreen Othman / …

May 28 2020

Unknown persons set fire to harvested wheat fields in Abu Rasin area, Hasaka

Related Articles Hasaka, SANA- Unknown persons set fire to the remains of harvested wheat fields southwest of Abu Rasin town in Hasaka northern countryside with the aim of expanding the fire to unharvested fields. Civil sources said that fires broke out in harvested wheat and barley fields by unknown persons southwest of Abu Rasin town at the lines adjacent to the areas where Turkish occupation mercenaries are positioned, whereas some locals indicated that QSD groups set the fires under the pretext of detonating mines planted by Erdogan’s mercenaries in the area. The sources added that the locals managed to prevent …

May 25 2020

Fire breaks out at Palmyra Orchards oasis

Palmyra, SANA – A fire erupted at the Palmyra Orchid oasis south of the city, extending from near Palmyra Cham Hotel to the vicinity of the southern catacombs. Assistant Director of the Palmyra Agriculture Department Ahmad Yousef told SANA’s reporter that the Department, civil defense, and the authorities in Palmyra are working to extinguish the fire, the causes of which have not been determined yet. Yousef said the fire spread across an area of around 150 hectares of the historical site, which has an overall area of 400 hectares, adding that firetrucks from Hayyan area arrived to help put out …

May 18 2020

Large fire extinguished in Sweida countryside, fires damage fields in Hasaka and Daraa

Provinces, SANA – Civil Defense personnel, in cooperation with the authorities and locals, extinguished a large fire that burned down large areas filled with dry grass at the Jordanian-Syrian borders, which had damaged barely fields in Sweida’s southwestern countryside. The fire had started in Jordan and extended into Syrian territory, with the wind causing the blaze to expand and reach agricultural fields before it was put out. Local sources said the fire damaged more than 3 hectares of barley fields. Meanwhile in Hasaka, fires during this season damaged around 1850 hectares of wheat and barley fields, specifically 1110 hectares of …

May 16 2020

Wheat and barley fields burned down by terrorists in Hasaka

Related Articles Hasaka, SANA – Large areas of wheat and barley fields in Hasaka countryside were burned down by fires started by the Turkey-backed terrorist. Local sources said that terrorists from the groups known as Failaq al-Rahman, Sultan Murad, Ahrar al-Sharqiya, and Firqat al-Mu’tasem, all of which work for the Turkish regime, set a number of fire in fields near Tal Tamr in northwest Hasaka. The sources said these terrorists, who clash among themselves over splitting areas of control and over crops seized from locals, sometimes fire incendiary rounds at wheat and barley fields near the areas they control. Hazem …

Apr 6 2020

Fire at Banias refinery injures four workers

Damascus, SANA_ Four workers were injured as a result of a fire at the refinery of Banias, in the Syrian coastal province of Tartous, a source at the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources reported on Monday. Director of the refinery, Bassam Salameh, told SANA that the fire was due to the leakage of hydrogen gas during the repair works at the Gasoline Improvement Unit at the refinery. He indicated that four workers were slightly injured and were admitted to the hospital. According to Salameh, the firefighters extinguished the fire and the refinery has returned to operation. Gh.A.Hassoun FORUM