Saudi: MERS Virus Kills 19 in Week

Deaths from the MERS corona virus have surged in Saudi Arabia ahead of the hajj pilgrimage, with 19 fatalities recorded in a week, according...

Al-Jaafari: Syria ready to continue cooperation with UN in humanitarian file,...

New York, SANA- Syria’s permanent Envoy to the UN, Dr. Bashar al-Jaafari said on Thursday the Syrian government is ready to continue cooperation with...

ISIL Publishes Images of Palmyra Temple Destruction

The Takfiri group, ISIL (so-called Islamic State in Iraq and Levant), on Tuesday published images showing the destruction of the Baal Shamin temple in...

UNESCO: Palmyra Temple Destruction by ISIL a ’War Crime’

The head of the UN cultural watchdog on Monday branded the destruction by terrorists of the so-called 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant'...

UN Security Council adopts a presidential statement on Syria

New York, SANA- The UN Security Council on Monday adopted a presidential statement on Syria which included forming four working groups on “safety, protection,...

UN Adopts Resolution Setting up Syria Chemical Weapons Probe

The UN Security Council voted unanimously Friday to set up a panel to identify who is behind deadly chlorine gas attacks in Syria. Under discussion...

Syria’s envoy to UN: Israel obstructs mission of un Special Committee...

Geneva, SANA – Syria’s permanent Envoy to the UN in Geneva Hussam al-Din Ala said that Israel still obstructs mission of the Special Committee...

NATO Stands with Turkey in Face of ISIL, Kurdish Fighters

NATO on Tuesday gave its strong backing to Turkey's fight against ISIL terrorists and Kurdish fighters at an emergency meeting called to discuss Ankara's...

HRW: Israel in ‘Abusive Arrests’ of Palestinian Children

Human Rights Watch Monday accused Israel of "abusive arrests" of Palestinian children as young as 11 and of using threats to force them to...

UN Security Council Endorses Iran Nuclear Deal

The United Nations Security Council on Monday endorsed Iran's nuclear deal announced last week. The 15-member body unanimously adopted a resolution that was negotiated as...