May 21 2020

Pushkov: Western countries are still providing support to terrorists in Syria

Related Articles Moscow, SANA- Chairman of the Commission on Information and Media of the Russian Federation Council Alexey Pushkov said that the Western countries are still supporting terrorist organizations in Syria, and insisting on imposing its unilateral coercive measures against the country despite of the global pandemic that the world suffers from due to the spread of the novel Coronavirus. Pushkov’s remarks came during a press conference via video Conference quoted by Rossiya Segodnya agency on Thursday. Pushkov called on lifting unilateral and coercive US and Western sanctions  imposed on the countries in the wake of a global coronavirus pandemic, …

Apr 15 2020

Slovak Journalist: Unilateral coercive economic measures imposed on Syria “war crime”

Prague, SANA- Slovak political analyst and journalist Eduard Chmelar condemned as “barbaric work and war crime” the unilateral coercive economic measures imposed by the western countries on Syria which include medicines and food supplies. In a statement to SANA correspondent in Prague on Wednesday, Chmelar said that the west is flagrantly practicing double standards policies as it exploits the spread of the coronavirus to escalate its propaganda war against Syria, pointing out that these policies come at a time when international calls to lift economic sanctions continue. Chmelar expressed his deep rejection of the sanctions imposed on any country as they …

Apr 14 2020

Syrian children raise their voices, demand lifting unjust sanctions imposed on Syria

Lattakia, SANA_ Children’s Public Library Association in Lattakia province launched a campaign under the slogan “From Syrian children to the world … stop the Coronavirus … stop the sanctions.” The campaign has had positive repercussions and wide participation by children whose videos obtained a high number of views on the Internet. “There is a great interaction of children, who from their homes transmitted a human message to the world and called for lifting unilateral coercive measures imposed on the Syrian people,” said Adawiya Dayoub, the adviser of the Association. She hoped that this initiative will turn into a civil movement …

Apr 11 2020

Calls for lifting sanctions imposed on Syria, other countries increase

Capitals, SANA_ Head of the Czech Peace Movement Milan Krajca has renewed his call for lifting the unilateral coercive measures imposed by the West on Syria, reiterating that these measures must be condemned. In a statement to SANA correspondent in Prague on Saturday, Krajca said that the immediate termination of these measures has become an urgent need particularly as Syria is now confronting the spread of coronavirus and it has been fighting terrorism and foreign interference for more than nine years. The Czech politician called for ending the policy of sanctioning of other countries as well, particularly Cuba, Venezuela, Iran …

Apr 10 2020

Al-Jaafari: Western sanctions on Syria and other countries hinder the containment of Coronavirus

Related Articles New York, SANA – Syria’s Permanent Representative at the UN Dr. Bashar al-Jaafari stressed the need to lift the Western sanctions imposed on Syria in light of the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) around the world, stressing that these sanctions undermine the UN’s calls for solidarity and cooperation against this pandemic. In a video conference for the UN General Assembly on Friday for discussing the best methods to reduce the economic and social impact of Coronavirus, al-Jaafari said that Syria is undergoing exceptional circumstances related to the economic and social impact of the terrorist war which is accompanied …

Apr 7 2020

EU urges lifting sanctions blocking humanitarian assistance

Brussels, SANA_ The European Union has called on other countries to lift sanctions imposed on Syria, Venezuela, Iran and DPRK that prevent medical and humanitarian aid from reaching them amid the coronavirus pandemic EU Foreign Policy Chief Josep Borrell at a press conference in Brussels on Monday said: “In the case of the UN and the EU, it is quite clear that our sanctions do not cause any problems in terms of provision of humanitarian aid. And we would like other countries that impose sanctions to follow in our footsteps to make sure that medical equipment can be provided to …

Apr 4 2020

Solvak MP: West’s continuous sanctions on Syria crime against humanity

Prague, SANA_ The continued imposition of the unilateral coercive economic measures on Syria by Western countries is a crime against humanity, Member of the Slovak National Council Lubos Blaha has stressed. In a statement to SANA correspondent in Prague on Saturday, Blaha said that the West’s continuous economic war on Syria, Iran, Venezuela, Democratic Korea and other countries amid the current sensitive circumstances in which these countries are fighting against the outbreak of Coronavirus, can only be described as an attempt to carry out a genocide. The Slovak MP reiterated the need to immediately lift all the sanctions and coercive …

Feb 16 2020

GFTU: Continuing work to break economic siege, sanctions imposed on Syria

Damascus, SANA_ The General Federation of Trade Unions (GFTU) underlined the necessity of continuing work and struggle with all available means to break the unfair economic siege and sanctions imposed on the Syrian people. The final statement of the 27th General Conference of GFTU stressed the need for speeding up the implementation of the Administrative Reform Project, improving the situation of the workers and launching the development process strongly. More….