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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 …

Jun 15 2021

Elders and Dignitaries in Homs, Hama and Idleb condemn practices of QSD militia, terrorists linked to Turkish regime

 Homs, SANA – Elders and Dignitaries of Arab Clans and Tribes in Homs, Hama and Idleb condemned practices of QSD militia backed by US occupation and terrorist organizations linked to the Turkish regime.  During a meeting in Homs, elders and Dignitaries of Arab Clans and Tribes denounced in a statement the presence of American and the Turkish occupation forces on the Syrian lands, calling for resistance and standing together to end their presence in the country.  They also condemned the practices of QSD militia and terrorist organizations linked to Turkish regime in northern Syria, especially in the city of Manbij, …

Jun 10 2021

Seven Syrian soldiers martyred by Israel airstrikes + images

No details have been reported by the Syrian media regarding the exact location of targets and given past experience, it seems highly unlikely that official details will be released in the future. Considering the way Syrian media covered this news, it seems they prefer less tension on broadcasting these news. Israel’s continuous attacks on Syrian Army positions and infrastructures under the pretext of targeting Iranian and Hezbollah forces and the inability of the Syrian army to respond properly to these attacks have made the issue a painful and humiliating issue, until the protest regarding Syria’s lack of response is extended …

Jun 6 2021

Weapons and ammo left behind by terrorist organizations found in al-Zafarana village, Homs countryside

Damascus, SANA – The criminal security Department in Homs on Sunday found weapons and ammunition left behind by terrorist organizations in al-Zafarana village in Homs countryside. The Interior Ministry posted on its website that Homs Criminal security Department uncovered weapons inside agricultural lands used by the terrorist groups as training headquarters, including a  machinegun ,  a rifle and ammo ,three offensive projectiles with detonators , 23 bombs of various types, and various weapons. Hybah / Shaza FORUM

Jun 3 2021

Component authorities find weapons cache in Homs northern countryside

Homs, SANA- The component authorities have found a cache of weapons and ammunition left behind by terrorist organizations in Homs northern countryside. SANA reporter in Homs said that while following up the operations of combing and clearing the liberated areas of what had been left behind by terrorists, and in cooperation with the locals, component authorities have found a cache of weapons which had been hidden by terrorist groups in Homs northern countryside ahead of being defeated. The cache included 248 automatic assault rifles, 3 machineguns, one sniper, 30 boxes of 12,7 mm caliber ammunition, 30 boxes of 14,5 mm …

May 3 2021

  Competent authorities uncover weapons and ammunition left behind by terrorists in Homs northern countryside

Homs, SANA- Competent authorities found amounts of weapons and ammunition left behind by terrorists in the northern countryside. SANA reporter in Homs Said Monday that during their combing and clearing campaigns of the northern countryside of the remnants of the terrorist organizations, the competent authorities uncovered amounts of weapons and ammunition, some are western-made ones. The weapons uncovered included 188 automatic rifles, 7 machineguns, 114 12,5 ammo boxes, 18 14,5 ammo boxes, 148 B-9 rounds, 101 mortar shells, 60 chargers, 4 mortar shells valves boxes. During completing their combing operations of the liberated villages, the competent authorities, in cooperation with …

Apr 30 2021

A young man from Homs revives heritage with his artistic works

Homs, SANA- The revival of heritage is a distinguished project for a young man from Homs who mastered his work, loved it and believed in it, so success was his ally. Suleiman Sultan, thirty-four-year-old young man, told SANA that his project is dedicated to aesthetic matters, through artistic masterpieces that he makes with his own hands, in addition to reviving and recycling heritage. “His work is based on handicrafts and strange ideas, and what encouraged him to go in this field and increased his love and passion is the profession of his father, who works as an Arab carpenter.”, Suleiman …

Apr 23 2021

A child injured by landmine blast left behind by terrorists in Homs countryside

Homs, SANA – A child was injured in a blast of a landmine left behind by terrorist organizations in Um Sharshouh village in Homs northern countryside. SANA reporter said that a landmine left behind terrorist organizations went off on Friday morning in Um Sharshouh village, about 18 km north of Homs, causing the injury of a nine-year-old child. The reporter noted that the child was admitted to al-Bassel Hospital in al-Zahraa neighborhood in Homs city. Hybah/Shaza FORUM

Feb 24 2021

Health sector in Homs province overcomes impacts of terrorism, gradually recovers

Related Articles Homs, SANA- Health sector in Homs province has managed to gradually recover after being systematically affected by destruction and sabotage due to terrorism which destroyed the hospitals and health centers and plundered the medical equipment, tools and medicines. After the province has restored stability due to the efforts of the Syrian Arab Army, the recovery stage has started through rehabilitating and restoring the damaged facilities in all areas. Director of Homs Health Department Dr.Msallam Atassi told SANA reporter in a statement that the rate of the damage affected the health sector during the war reached 60 percent when …

Feb 7 2021

Three corpses found east of Palmyra, one believed to be for archeologist martyr al-Asa’ad

Homs, SANA- The competent authorities have found the corpses of three persons in Kahloul area, 10 km east of Palmyra in Homs eastern countryside, one of them is believed to be the corpse of archeologist martyr Khaled al-Asa’ad. SANA’s reporter said that the competent authorities in Homs have found the corpses of three persons in Kahloul area, 10 km east of Palmyra, and it is believed that one of them is for archeologist martyr Khaled al-Asa’ad who had been executed by Daesh “ISIS” terrorist organization in the year 2015. The reporter added that the identity of the corpses will be …

Jan 10 2021

Restoration of historic building of Tourists and Visitors Center in Palmyra starts

Homs, SANA- Ministry of Tourism has begun the restoration of the historic building of the Visitors and Tourists Center located in the archeological area of Palmyra in Homs Countryside, which had been damaged in the attacks launched by Daesh (ISIS) terrorist organization before its defeat and its eradication from the area by heroes of the Syrian Arab Army. Director General of the Tourism Projects Implementation Authority at the Ministry of Tourism, Eng. Mohana Skeiker, said in a statement to SANA reporter that this important tourist and archaeological project, which is being implemented in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture, is …

Jan 10 2021

Restoration of historic building of Tourists and Visitors Center in Palmyra starts

Homs, SANA- Ministry of Tourism has begun the restoration of the historic building of the Visitors and Tourists Center located in the archeological area of Palmyra in Homs Countryside, which had been damaged in the attacks launched by Daesh (ISIS) terrorist organization before its defeat and its eradication from the area by heroes of the Syrian Arab Army. Director General of the Tourism Projects Implementation Authority at the Ministry of Tourism, Eng. Mohana Skeiker, said in a statement to SANA reporter that this important tourist and archaeological project, which is being implemented in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture, is …

Jan 10 2021

Restoration of historic building of Tourists and Visitors Center in Palmyra starts

Homs, SANA- Ministry of Tourism has begun the restoration of the historic building of the Visitors and Tourists Center located in the archeological area of Palmyra in Homs Countryside, which had been damaged in the attacks launched by Daesh (ISIS) terrorist organization before its defeat and its eradication from the area by heroes of the Syrian Arab Army. Director General of the Tourism Projects Implementation Authority at the Ministry of Tourism, Eng. Mohana Skeiker, said in a statement to SANA reporter that this important tourist and archaeological project, which is being implemented in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture, is …

Jan 5 2021

Antika: productive project inspired by the vocabulary of heritage

Homs, SANA- “Need, the source of invention, is a basic proverb for the two young brothers Sadiq and Hanan El Sebaei to raise their small project since three years. They were inspired by their inclination for design to recycle environmental wastes and reformulate things, transforming all that was damaged into unique pieces of art that imitate the heritage and with its warm details. The project, which was launched under the name “Antika”, invests all neglected metals, wood and cloth to form from them, the most wonderful artifacts, bushes, mirrors, wedding boxes and souvenirs that have met with great demand by …

Jul 23 2020

A Large Arms Shipment Seized in Homs

The seized weapons included dozens of assault rifles, sniper rifles, dozens of RPG-7 and RPG-2 rounds as well as loads of ammunition of different calibers. FORUM

Jun 12 2020

Wheat harvest season in Homs… Abundant production, good signs and giving to farmers.

Related Articles Homs, SANA- The Wheat harvest season for farmers is village wedding and a bright future with abundant production of (yellow gold), which gained its color from the reflections of the sun’s rays on the orchards of wheat that carry with it the signs of good and giving. In front of the piles of wheat in the square of the village of al-Nagira in the southwestern countryside of Homs, the farmer Ahmad Zakaria describes the harvest season as festive month for farmers, he says in a statement to (SANA) The farmers celebrate this month the wheat harvest that we …

Jun 1 2020

New governors of Homs, Quneitra, Daraa, and Hasaka sworn in before President al-Assad

Damascus, SANA – The new governors of four provinces were sworn in before President Bashar al-Assad on Monday. Bassam Mamdouh Barssik, Mohammed Tarek Ziad Kreshati, Marwan Ibrahim Sharbak, and Ghassan Halim Khalil were sworn in as governors of Homs, Quneitra, Daraa, and Hasaka, respectively. President al-Assad met with the new governors and provided them with directives, stressing the important role played by Governors as they are in direct contact with citizens, local councils, and municipalities, given them better insight into what could be done to develop provinces and their rural areas and improve their services facilities to serve citizens’ interests …

May 5 2020

Israeli satellite images from the recent explode in a base in east of Homs

This explosion, that was done on May 1, 2020, led to injuring more than dozen of Syrian forces.The Homs governor has said that he is unaware of the causes of explosion in this base, and the Syrian sources have not published any details about this event, so far. FORUM

May 5 2020

3.2-magnitude quake shakes Syrian city of Homs

Damascus, SANA_ Minor quake of 3.2 on the Richter scale struck an area located 38 km west of the city of Homs, 162 km north of the capital Damascus. The National Seismic Monitoring Center in Damascus reported that the tremor occurred at 02:45 am on Tuesday. On May 1, a 3.2-magnitude earthquake was recorded at the border between Syria, Iraq and Turkey. Gh.A.Hassoun FORUM

May 4 2020

About 3,539 hectares cultivated with medical and aromatic plants in Homs

Homs, SANA_ Percentage of the implementation of the medical and aromatic cultivation plan in Homs recorded high figures, as the entire plan was implemented through the cultivation of coriander, anise and fennel crops in addition to cumin. There is a great demand for cultivating medicinal and aromatic plants, notably in Homs Governorate, for several reasons, the most important of which is that these herbs demand less water and can rely only on rain water, as well as its profitable returns and the duration of its agricultural cycle is short and can be integrated with other crops, such as legumes.” Deputy …

May 1 2020

Explosions in eastern Homs resulted from aggression on military position

Homs, SANA_ Several explosions were heard on Friday in the central province of Homs. Homs Governor Talal Barazi said that the explosions were due to a terrorist attack on a military position east of the city. “Still, there are no details on the nature of this aggression,” he added. Columns of smoke were seen rising from the site as shells fell in the vicinity of it, causing injuries to several civilians. Gh.A.Hassoun FORUM

Apr 26 2020

Central province of Homs produces more than 60,000 tons of almond

Homs, SANA_ The almond production of Homs central province estimated at more than 60,000 tons for this year, most of which are in the eastern countryside. Deputy Director of Homs Agricultural Directorate Tarif Mansour told SANA that the total cultivated area is approximately 61,000 hectares and the number of trees amounts to one million. “We expect production of more than 60,000 tons and Homs remains in first rank at the level of Syria in terms of cultivated areas and amount of production.” He said. The almond tree is one of the economic trees and an important source of livelihood for …

Mar 31 2020

Breaking: Israeli missile attacks on Syria

Syrian defense ministry:At 20:25, Zionist regime warplanes launched number of missiles from Lebanese airspace toward east of Homs and our air defense unit intercepted and destroyed a number for them. It is said the target were bases Shuairat and T4 in Homs province. FORUM

Mar 22 2020

Medical isolation department set up at Ibn al-Waleed Hospital in Homs

Homs, SANA – Homs Health Directorate set up a medical isolation center at Ibn al-Waleed Hospital in al-Wa’er area to accommodate any Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases that might be registered. The Health Ministry said in a statement that the isolation center consists of several rooms and is equipped with respirators, heart monitors, radiography, and a laboratory. The Health Directorate in Homs also prepared the medical center in Baba Amro to serve as a quarantine center for any suspected cases. Baraa Ali / Hazem Sabbagh FORUM

Mar 7 2020

Group of researchers visits archaeological sites of Palmyra

Palmyra, SANA-A group of researchers visited the archaeological sites of Palmyra city and was briefed on the damages caused to the city by attacks of “Daesh” terrorist organization. The visit of the group, which comprises 70 researchers and specialists, comes in the framework of the training program held by Ministry of Tourism. Director General of Authority of Tourist and Hotel Training Faiasal Najati said, in a statement to SANA reporter, that the program aims to enhance experience and culture of people who are interested in tourism and archaeology through the field visits. Palmyra is a tourist destination for many lovers …

Feb 8 2020

Abdel-Rahman al-Asaad … Syrian child with exceptional skills and abilities

Homs, SANA_ The 11-year-old child Abdul Rahman al-Asaad sings in Russian, English and Czech Languages and professionally draws paintings, despite that he did not learn drawing or languages in an educational institution but it is a special skill he possessed, which is a very rare case. The story, as told by the father of the child Hassan al-Asaad to SANA reporter, started when Abdel-Rahman was a 4-year-old, where he began to write numbers and English letters in an orderly manner and pronounce them without any prior knowledge of it. He said that his son possesses exceptional capabilities and a visual …