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21-12-2015

The text of Security Council Resolution 2253 (2015), imposing sanctions on the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (also called ISIS).

21-12-2015

Text of interview of Bashar Al-Assad by a Dutch TV station on December 18, 2015. The transcript is by SANA, the Syrian state news agency.

14-12-2015

The table below lists all the funding provided in 2015 to the UN and its partner organisations for the Syrian humanitarian crisis.

14-12-2015

The United Nations is requesting close to USD 8 billion to meet the humanitarian needs of the Syrian war.

11-12-2015

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Spanish news agency EFE on December 11, 2015.

07-12-2015

The European Union announced last week a EUR 390 million aid package aimed at helping the countries neighbouring Syria cope with refugees.

01-12-2015

Text of interview of Bashar Al-Assad by a Czech TV station on December 01, 2015. The transcript is by SANA, the Syrian state news agency.

30-11-2015

Syrian industrialists are renewing calls for the establishment of a Turkey boycott office akin to the Israeli Boycott Bureau, a move that has economic as much as political motives.

23-11-2015

Text of interview of Bashar Al-Assad by French weekly Valeurs Actuelles on November 15, 2015.

23-11-2015

The United Kingdom will organize early next year a donors conference to fund Syria’s humanitarian needs.

23-11-2015

Text of interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Chinese TV station Phoenix on November 22, 2015.

20-11-2015

The text of U.N. Security Council resolution 2249 (2015) adopted on November 20, 2015, calling upon Member States with the requisite capacity to take “all necessary measures” to prevent and suppress the terrorist acts of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant on territory under its control in Syria and Iraq.

16-11-2015

The text of the statement issued after the meeting in Vienna on November 14 of the International Syria Support Group:

14-11-2015

Statement of the International Syria Support Group
Vienna, November 14, 2015

13-11-2015

Internet is gradually returning to Aleppo after a 7-month suspension, according to an internet intelligence service.

12-11-2015

Here is the text of the eight-point proposal, titled “Approach to the Settlement of the Syrian Crisis”, drawn up by Moscow before international talks on Syria this week as published by Reuters.

10-11-2015

The text of the declaration at the end of the first Vienna meeting on October 30:

02-11-2015

The Syrian pound has continued its relentless decline as the dollar crossed the 360-pound level and the Euro climbed above 400 pounds this week.

30-10-2015

Statement of the International Syria Support Group
Vienna, October 30, 2015

Meeting in Vienna, on October 30, 2015, China, Egypt, the EU, France, Germany, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Jordan, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, the United Nations, and the United States [“the participants”] came together to discuss the grave situation in Syria and how to bring about an end to the violence as soon as possible.

04-10-2015

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Iranian Khabar TV on October 04, 2015.

28-09-2015

New details have emerged on the level of exports and revenues generated by the PYD, the Kurdish party in control of Syria’s northeastern region, from crude oil.

21-09-2015

The Syrian Government has banned state institutions from importing from Turkey, while at the same time expanding access to Iranian products.

16-09-2015

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Russian media on September 16, 2015.

14-09-2015

The rise of the dollar seems unstoppable in the Syrian currency market as it crossed today the 330 pound level for the first time on record.

14-09-2015

Syrians are now the largest investors in Jordan’s restaurant sector, according to an industry analyst.

27-08-2015

In New-York, on 27 August 2015, Stephen O’Brien, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, delivered the following statement to the Security Council.

24-08-2015

General trading

10-08-2015

Crude oil extracted from fields controlled by the YPG, the Kurdish armed group, stands at 15,000 barrels per day, according to a report by AFP.

10-08-2015

The U.S. Administration blacklist of Syrian companies now includes a number of state entities in the shipping and maritime industry.

10-08-2015

Syria’s trade with Turkey remained stable during the first half of this year, according to Turkish official data as groups affiliated with the opposition push further their drive to replace the Syrian Pound by the Turkish Lira.

27-07-2015

Syrian investors founded more than a third of all companies established by foreigners in Turkey in the first half of 2015, according to official data, increasing their total contribution to foreign investment in that country.

20-07-2015

Various groups affiliated to the Syrian opposition are pushing for the replacement of the Syrian Pound by the Turkish Lira in the opposition held northern areas raising a fierce debate among activists and other members of the opposition.

13-07-2015

The number of Syrians registered with the UN refugee agency crossed the four million threshold last week.

13-07-2015

Our two thousand-word factsheet on the economic aid agreements signed between Iran and Syria since the beginning of 2013.

13-07-2015

Our two thousand-word factsheet on the economic aid agreements signed between Iran and Syria since the beginning of 2013.

06-07-2015

A lack of funds is forcing the World Food Programme to reduce its assistance to Syrian refugees in Lebanon and Jordan.

18-06-2015

Syria’s crop of pistachio, of which it is one of the leading producers in the world, is estimated to have fallen significantly last year.

25-05-2015

Syrian manufacturers who relocated abroad are banned from exporting their products back to Syria, according to Humam Al-Jazairi, the Minister of Economy.

11-05-2015

The General Court of the European Union has rejected an appeal made by Fares Shehabi, the President of the Aleppo Chamber of Industry, to lift sanctions imposed on him.

04-05-2015

The Syrian President issued last week a decree expanding the scope of a tax on Turkish-sourced products.

06-04-2015

Donors meeting in Kuwait last week pledged to pay USD 3.8 billion to help alleviate Syria’s humanitarian crisis.

30-03-2015

Idlib, the capital of one of Syria’s fourteen provinces, fell on Saturday outside the control of the regime and in the hands of a coalition grouping opposition forces and the Nusra Front.

04-03-2015

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Portuguese state TV on March 04, 2015.

10-02-2015

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with BBC News on February 10, 2015.

09-02-2015

Turkish exports to Syria last year recovered to their level prior to the uprising, according to official Turkish statistics.

26-01-2015

The average monthly income of a Syrian refugee worker in Lebanon is almost 40 percent lower than the minimum wage, a survey by the International Labour Organization has found.

26-01-2015

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Foreign Affairs magazine on January 26, 2015.

15-01-2015

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Czech Literarni Noviny newspaper on January 15, 2015.

05-01-2015

Lebanon has imposed visas on Syrians entering its territory for the first time since the creation of these two states some 70 years ago.

29-12-2014

The US Treasury has put under sanctions 11 new individuals and companies located in four different countries for supporting the Syrian Government purchase oil products.