UN Chief Lands in Baghdad for Talks

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon arrived in Baghdad on Monday for talks with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and other top officials. He is...

In Lausanne: Crucial Nuclear Meetings to Overcome Remaining Obstacles

The meeting of foreign ministers of six world powers with Iran began for the first time since months in the Swiss city of Lausanne...

Ala: Voting at UNHRC on resolution regarding Syria shows division among...

Geneva, SANA – Syria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations in Geneva, Ambassador Hussam Eddin Ala, said that the results of the voting on...

ISIS Claims Assyrian Hostage Converted to Islam

The Islamic State released a video Monday in which it claims to have converted an Assyrian hostage to Islam from Christianity. The video, disseminated online...

Destruction of chemical materials facilities continues, any delay is due to...

Moscow, SANA – Syria is going ahead with the program to complete the destruction of the chemical materials production facilities, Deputy Foreign and Expatriates Minister...

Ambassador Ala: Syria calls on Human rights’ Council to take proper...

Geneva, SANA-Syria said on Monday that the Israeli continued occupation of the Arab lands since 1967, and Israel’s continued violations of the Palestinian and...

ISIL Claims Deadly Yemen Mosque Bombings

ISIL terrorist group claimed responsibility for suicide bombings Friday in the Yemeni capital that killed at least 77 people at mosques. In an online statement,...

Ambassador Sabagh: Syria fulfilled its commitments to OPCW

The Hague, SANA- Syrian Arab Republic affirmed that after accessing to the Chemical Weapons’ Convention on September 14th, 2013, it has been able to...

UN Says ISIL Likely Committing Genocide against Yazidi Minority in Iraq

The Takfiri group ISIL may have committed genocide in trying to wipe out the Yazidi minority in Iraq, a UN report said Thursday. ISIL "may...

UN Security Council Urges Help for Lebanon’s Syrian Refugees

The U.N. Security Council called on the international community Thursday to help Lebanon in its efforts to host more than a million refugees from...