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Apr 28 2021

People’s Assembly receives three notifications on new applications to running for President

Damascus, SANA- People’s Assembly Speaker, Hammoudeh Sabbagh, announced that the People’s Assembly received on Wednesday three notifications from the Supreme Constitutional Court that Ahmad Ghaiyath Mohammad Shafiq Saidawi, Talea Saleh Naser and Bashir Mohammad al-Balah submitted applications to run for president, raising the total number of the submitted applications up to 44 till now. On April 18th, Speaker of the People’s Assembly announced the commencement of candidacy for Presidential elections as of Monday April 19th till April 28th. Hala Zain FORUM

Apr 19 2021

People’s Assembly receives notices that Abdullah Salloum Abdullah, Mohammad Firas Yasin Rajjouh submitted applications to run for president

Damascus, SANA- People’s Assembly Speaker Hammoudeh Sabbagh has announced that the People’s Assembly has received two notices from the Supreme Constitutional Court that Abdullah Salloum Abdullah and Mohammad Firas Yasin Rajjouh submitted on Monday two applications in which they announced running for President. On Sunday, Sabbagh announced the commencement of candidacy for Presidential elections on Monday April 19th, calling on those who wish to submit their candidacy applications to the Supreme Constitutional Court within a period of 10 days which ends by Wednesday April 28th 2021. Shaza Qriema /Ruaa al-Jazaeri FORUM

Apr 18 2021

Speaker of the People’s Assembly announces opening of candidacy for Presidential elections starting from Monday

Damascus, SANA-Speaker of the People’s Assembly Hammoudah Sabbagh announced the commencement of candidacy for Presidential elections, starting from Monday April 19. In his speech at the first session of the second extraordinary round of the People’s Assembly, Sabbagh called on those who wish to run to submit their candidacy applications to the Supreme Constitutional Court within a period of 10 days which ends by Wednesday April 28. “The date of the Presidential elections for Syrians abroad will start on May 20, 2021, while the date of the presidential elections on May 26,” the Speaker of the Assembly added. Sabbagh said …

Jun 8 2020

People’s Assembly approves a number of draft laws and refers some of them to component authorities

Related Articles Damascus, SANA- People’s Assembly approved on Monday a number of draft laws regarding the money exchange plan, and referred a number of them to the authorities concerned. During its second session of the 13th regular round of the second legitimate term, headed by the Speaker Hammoudeh Sabbagh , a number of MPs have affirmed that the government should be transparent with the citizens and make it clear about the reasons of the big drop of the Syrian Pound exchange rate against USD and what it might do for solving this problem, calling for finding an emergency solution to …

Jun 7 2020

People’s Assembly holds the13th regular round

Related Articles Damascus, SANA- The People’s Assembly on Sunday held the 13th regular session of its 2nd legislative term, chaired by Speaker Hammoudeh Sabbagh and in the presence of the Prime Minister Imad Khamis and the Ministers after suspending the session since May 3rd due to preventative measures to confront coronavirus pandemic. Sabbagh said that We are facing economic ,psychological, and media wars and what is so called “Caesar’s Act” does not only blockade and boycott Syria , but also threatens everyone dealing with it in the world , and that constitutes a blatant attack on the sovereignty of states …

Mar 14 2020

Presidential decree on delaying the people’s Assembly elections

Damascus, SANA_ In the framework of the precautionary measures taken by the state to deal with the Coronavirus, President Bashar al-Assad on Saturday issued a decree stipulating for delaying the elections of the people’s Assembly for the 3rd legislative term scheduled on April 13, 2020 in accordance with the decree No 76 for 2020. The new date for the elections will be on May 20, 2020. Gh.A.Hassoun FORUM

Mar 3 2020

President al-Assad issues decree setting date of parliamentary elections

Related Articles Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad on Tuesday issued Decree No. 76 for 2020 setting Monday April 13th as the date of the parliamentary elections for selecting members of the People’s Assembly for the third legislative term. The decree also sets the number of members at 250 divided into 127 members from the workers and farmers sector and 123 from the other groups of the population, divided among 15 electoral districts. Hazem Sabbagh FORUM

Feb 23 2020

Sabbagh: Syrian Army’s victories over terrorism in Aleppo mean victory for humanity

Related Articles Damascus, SANA- The People’s Assembly on Sunday held the 11th session of its 12th regular round of its 2nd legislative term, chaired by Speaker Hammoudeh Sabbagh. Sabbagh affirmed that the victories achieved by the Syrian Arab Army in Aleppo western and northwestern countryside against terrorism and its supporters constitute a victory for all humanity. Sabbagh said that Syria is moving ahead towards the coming liberation battles with faith and confidence under the leadership of President Bashar al-Assad. In turn , MPs hailed sacrifices and bravery of the Syrian Arab Army personnel and support from friendly and allied countries, …

Feb 13 2020

People’s Assembly unanimously adopts a decision on condemning and recognizing genocide committed against Armenian people by Ottoman State

Damascus, SANA- People’s Assembly adopted in its 10th session of the 2nd regular round held Thursday, headed by the Assembly’s Speaker Hammouda Sabbagh a decision  condemning and recognizing the genocide committed against the Armenian people by the Ottoman State in the beginning of the 20th century. In its session, the People’s Assembly condemned and recognized the genocide committed against the Armenian people by the Ottoman State in the beginning of the 20th century, as well as condemned any attempt to deny this crime or distort the historical truth about it. The Assembly described the genocide as “one of the most …