May 18 2020

With great attention to details, restoration of Aleppo Umayyad Mosque underway

Aleppo, SANA_ With great attention given to details and deliberate and studied steps, the restoration works of Umayyad Mosque in Aleppo is underway to include every stone has been damaged by terrorism in an attempt to obliterate the features of this iconic ancient cultural edifice. This edifice, since its construction, has remained steadfast and survived the most severe earthquakes hit the city, till it was destroyed by Takfiri terrorists. Since the liberation of Aleppo from terrorism in 2016, the specialized workshops have entered the mosque where the situation was deplorable and begun the restoration works. SANA’s camera kept pace with …

Mar 1 2020

Restoration of al-Mamuriya Noria in Hama

Hama, SANA- Workshops of Norias Department in Hama City Council completed the restoration works of al-Mamuriya Noria in Hama within the framework of the council of the city to restore Hama norias. Al-Mamuriya Noria was constructed on the Orontes River at the entrance of al-Tawafera neighborhood in the city of Hama. Director of Norias Department in Hama City Mohammad Sabaa al-Arab said that the restoration works of al-Mamuriya Noria, whose diameter reaches 21m, included parts of the noria which was severely damaged due to weather conditions. He added that the maintenance works lasted 40 days as various kinds of wood, …