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Various rituals and prayers were performed in churches across the Syrian provinces. Festive processions, involving priests, worshippers and scouts, marched through the streets in the capital Damascus, Tartous, Lattakia, Hasaka, Sweida, Daraa, and Aleppo. In Damascus, thousands congregated in front of ...
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad congratulated his Russian counterpart and key ally Vladmir Putin on Monday for winning a fourth presidential term. Putin - who is ... Russia has been a top ally of the Assad regime for decades, operating a naval base out of the western port of Tartous. In 2015, Moscow ...

Among sectors that have suffered quite substantially during the imposed war in Syria are healthcare and medical services. ... He added that 5 new health centers have been opened in Aleppo, Tartous, Homs, and Damascus Countryside and 26 new ambulances and 6 mobile clinics were put into service ...
In 2016, international non-governmental intelligence community InformNapalm said it has caught trail of a secret cargo, which arrived from Syria in the occupied Crimea in high secrecy: the cargo ship Nadalina under the flag of Sierra Leone, heading from Tartous, Syria via the Romanian seaport of ...
She also covered Syria's war from Damascus, Homs, Tartous, and Latakia. ... In Syria, she met the last great storyteller of Damascus, whose own trajectory of loss reflected that of his country. In Libya, she ... In Lebanon, she chronicled how poverty was pushing Syrian refugee women into survival sex.
Comment: By doing nothing to stop Moscow's genocidal approach to the Syrian war, the world has allowed Russia to gain far more than a military base, ... Russia's entry into the Syrian war was far from inevitable; Moscow was previously clamouring for a role in Syria - attempting to host peace talks which ...

Syrian regime head Bashar al Assad appointed on Sunday Brigadier General Riad Abbas as commander of national military police, after having ... Abbas enjoys a high approval rate with having already been honored by Russian leaders at the Hmeimim Air Base in Syria for his performance as head of the ...
Up to 400,000 people, with nowhere to run, have been pinned down by Vladimir Putin's air force as Syrian and Iranian-backed ground troops edge closer ... areas of Latakia and Tartous, it is increasingly unclear just how Moscow will recoup its investment in the world's most complex and intractable conflict.
These ambitions nevertheless appear highly futile, as the Syrian government has shown little willingness in compromising its hold on power, especially ... The reconstruction of Syria is estimated to create an annual demand of 30 million tonnes of port cargo capacity, with the seaports in Tartous and Latakia ...
The voice of one of the women featured in the documentary shakes as she remembers the dreadful moments leading up to her rape at one of Syria's notorious detention centers. .... When the night falls, they would pick beautiful detainees, take them to someone called Lt. Colonel Sulaiman from Tartous.

In turn, he was order to bring the traitors into a trap that was set to them in the officer's club in Tartous; he set about this task. Hammad invited Muslim Brotherhood conspirators to the officer's club – ostensibly for further planning and coordination. Here, Syrian military intelligence arrested the conspirators ...
SOS Children's Village Syria works with partner organisations to provide interim care for unaccompanied and separated children in Tartous, a coastal region that is a major destination for people fleeing fighting in other parts of the country. SOS Children's Villages also operates a Child Friendly Space in Tartous to provide ...
"Thanks to the fact that the operation to save Syria and the liberation of Syrian land from terrorists have been completed, there is no longer a need for broad-scale combat ... But he added that Russia would keep the Hmeymim air base in Syria's Latakia Province and its naval facility in the port of Tartous.
... Moscow's second largest city and the home of the Navy - on the last Sunday of July. There are usually smaller processions at Russian naval bases across the vast country as well as around the world, including Crimea, annexed in 2014, and for the first time this year, the regime-held Syrian city of Tartous.
Tartous today is a city of the poor. The province is packed with 1.2 million displaced civilians fleeing active war zones, but with the exception of one camp for 20,000 internally displaced people, or IDPs, they've been left to fend for themselves, driving up the cost of housing.7. The Syrian pound has collapsed ...
Putin has also corrupted the existing political system in Syria. With the announced permanent presence of Russian forces, Putin has been granted a prolonged hand in Syrian affairs and security. In a speech at the Khmeimim Air Base, Putin stated that "The two bases, in Tartous and Khmeimim, will continue to operate on a ...
HeRAMS Annual Report January - December 2015 Public Hospitals in the Syrian Arab Republic ... The report provides descriptive and trend analysis for the situation of public hospitals in all 14 governorates of Syria [including Ministry of Health (MoH) and Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) hospitals (a ...


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