Category Archives: SPORTS

Study: Global Terror Attacks Down 33 Percent

A new study by a defense analysis company indicates there was a 33 percent drop in global terror attacks in 2018, and terrorism fatalities fell to a 10-year low.Jane's Terrorism and Insurgency Center released its annual Global Attack Index on

Khoury talks cultural cooperation with Argentine ambassador

Caretaker Culture Minister, Dr. Ghattas Khoury, on Tuesday welcomed in his office at the ministry the Argentine Ambassador to Lebanon, Mauricio Alice. Talks between the pair reportedly touched on the current developments and the bilateral relations bet...

Foreign Ministry: Israeli aggression on Syria part of attempts to prolong crisis

Damascus, The Foreign and Expatriates Ministry said on Monday that the Israeli aggression carried out at dawn on Damascus and its Countryside is an attempt to prolong the crisis in Syria and the terrorist war on it.In two identical letters

Airstrike on IS-Held Area in Eastern Syria Kills 20

BEIRUT, An airstrike hit militants and civilians trying to flee the last area controlled by the Islamic State group in eastern Syria on Friday, killing at least 20, the country's state media and opposition activists reported.The airstrike on the IS-hel...

Hassoun: Syria will not forget its friends who backed it

Damascus, Grand Mufti of the Republic Dr. Ahmad Badr al-Din Hassoun said that Syria has triumphed over terrorism and will not forget friends who stood by its side, on top the Russian friendly people. Russia stood in one trench with

New US Bill Would Offer Temporary Status to Venezuelans

Amid a deepening crisis and mass exodus from Venezuela, bipartisan legislation was unveiled Thursday to provide temporary protected status (TPS) to Venezuelan nationals in the United States.The Venezuela TPS Act of 2019, introduced by U.S. Representati...