May 11 2020

Plane with 245 Syrians on board arrives at Damascus Int’l Airport from Russia

Damascus, SANA_ A Syrian Airlines plane with 245 Syrians who had been stranded abroad arrived at Damascus International Airport on Tuesday morning, coming from Vnukovo International Airport (VKO) in Moscow. Director of Damascus Health Directorate Dr. Hazar Raef told SANA that the passengers of the plane were transported via buses to be distributed to two quarantine centers where they will be subject to a 14-day quarantine to make sure that they are not infected with the Coronavirus (COVID-19). During the quarantine period, they will be provided with all necessary medical services to early detect any infection and present appropriate treatment …

Apr 24 2020

Moscow backs UN appeal for global truce with continuation of war against terrorism

Moscow, SANA- Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Vershinin said Friday that Moscow supports the call of UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to a “global truce” in the war-torn regions on condition that this does not affect the war against terrorist organizations. “We fully support the UN Secretary-General’s call for a global truce in war-torn regions and we, as a permanent member of the Security Council, are ready to contribute to the implementation of this important initiative,” Vershinin told Sputnik. He added that the truce should not affect the continuation of the decisive war against the terrorist organizations designated by the UN …