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May 27 2021

World Health Assembly adopts a resolution in favor of Occupied Syrian Golan and Occupied Palestinian territories

Geneva, SANA – World Health Assembly, the decision-making body of the World Health Organization (WHO), has adopted a resolution on equitable, secure and non-discriminatory way access of the people of occupied Syrian Golan and Palestinians in the occupied Palestinian territory, including east Jerusalem in accordance with the provisions of the international law. The resolution on health conditions in in Occupied Syrian Golan and Occupied Palestinian Territories garners 83 votes in favor, 14 against. In its 74th session held in Geneva, the Assembly called upon the WHO to continue strengthening partnerships with other UN agencies to enhance capabilities of humanitarian health …

Feb 4 2021

Al-Jaafari: Western states continue to use OPCW as a weapon in war against Syria to serve their agendas

New York, SANA – Syria’s Permanent Representative to the UN Bashar al-Jaafari reiterated that Western states continue to use the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) and the so-called the “chemical file” as a weapon in the war imposed on Syria, a tool for putting pressure and political blackmail to serve the agendas of these states in Syria and the region.  During a UN Security Council session via video on “the Situation in Syria” on Wednesday, al-Jaafari said that “Syria has joined agreement of OPCW in 2013 and engaged in serious and constructive cooperation with the UN relevant mechanisms …

May 20 2020

Al-Jaafari: Need to end economic terrorism represented by unilateral coercive measures imposed on Syria

New York, SANA- Syria’s Permanent Representative to the UN Dr. Bashar al-Jaafari stressed the necessity of ending the economic, trade, financial and health terrorism represented by the unilateral coercive measures imposed by western countries on Syria, pointing out that achieving any improvement on the humanitarian situation necessitates cooperation and coordination with the Syrian State and refraining from politicizing the humanitarian work. Al-Jaafari said during a UN Security Council’s session via video on the “humanitarian situation in Syria” on Tuesday that Syria has recently alone and in cooperation with a number of UN member states sent official letters and calls to …

Mar 3 2020

Sabbagh: Some countries involved in bringing terrorism to Syria use drugs as one of their terrorist tools

Vienna, SANA- Syrian Arab Republic stressed care, as a state part of most of international instruments related to drugs combating, smuggling and use for non-medical purposes, for updating and developing its national laws in a way that cope with these international agreements along with adopting measures that aim to prevent their transportation, smuggling and use for illegitimate purposes. Syria’s Permanent Representative to the UN in Vienna Bassam Sabbagh said, in a statement in the 63rd session of the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) is held in Vienna, Syria exerts tireless efforts to enhance collective awareness on the dangers of …

Feb 21 2020

Syria participates in the 14th plenary session of PAM

Athens, SANA_ Syria participated in the works of the 14th plenary session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM) which started on Thursday in Athens, Greece. Head of the People’s Assembly delegation, Mohammed Ezzat Arabi Katebi, pointed out to the blatant interference of Western and Regional states and their unlimited support for terrorists with weapons and money with the aim of creating the chaos and ruins in Syria and the regional states. He reiterated that whoever really wants to combat terrorism, must be committed to the UN Security Council’s Resolutions instead of imposing siege and unilateral economic coercive measures …