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27-09-2013

The following document is the full text of resolution 2118 (2013) adopted on September 27, 2013, requiring the scheduled destruction of Syria’s chemical weapons.

19-09-2013

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Fox News on September 19, 2013.

12-09-2013

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Rossiya 24 TV on September 12, 2013.

09-09-2013

The number of Syrians made refugees by the war gripping the country crossed the 2 million mark last week, the United Nations said.

03-09-2013

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Le Figaro on September 03, 2013.

26-08-2013

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Russian Izvestia newspaper on August 26, 2013.

12-08-2013

The number of Syrian refugees across the Middle East region is now close to 2 million or 10 percent of the country’s population prior to the uprising.

22-07-2013

Syria’s planning and international cooperation commission has a new director, Humam Al-Jazairi.

04-07-2013

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Al-Thawra newspaper on July 04, 2013.

17-06-2013

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with German Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung newspaper on June 17, 2013.

10-06-2013

The number of Syrian refugees in neighbouring countries has crossed the 1.6 million mark, according to the latest estimate by the United Nations refugee agency.

03-06-2013

Syria’s state-owned industrial sector suffered losses of SYP 60 billion from the ongoing uprising and war in Syria.

30-05-2013

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Al Manar on May 30, 2013.

18-05-2013

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Argentina’s Clarin newspaper and Telam news agency on May 18, 2013.

22-04-2013

The number of Syrians trying to enter illegally the EU last year grew almost five fold, according to an EU agency.

15-04-2013

The number of Syrian registered, or in the process of registration, as refugees with the United Nations has crossed the 1.3 million mark.

09-04-2013

The Syrian government is planning to relocate state factories to “safe areas” in the country, according to the Minister of Industry.

08-04-2013

Data published by the Syrian export promotion body put Syria’s total exports last year at below USD 200 million.

08-04-2013

Syria is planning to establish a boycott bureau to ban designated Turkish firms from operating in Syria.

08-04-2013

This document is an English language transcript of the interview given by Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad to two Turkish media and published on April 7.

08-04-2013

This document is an English language transcript of the interview given by Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad to two Turkish media and published on April 7.

06-04-2013

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Ulusal TV and Aydinlik newspaper on April 06, 2013.

04-04-2013

The Syrian authorities are planning to establish three new governorates including one that will cover a significant part of the Kurdish areas.

27-03-2013

The following document is the English version of the speech delivered by the President of the National Coalition of Syrian Revolution and Opposition Forces, during the Arab League Summit in Doha, Qatar.

27-03-2013

The following document is the English version of the speech delivered by the President of the National Coalition of Syrian Revolution and Opposition Forces, during the Arab League Summit in Doha, Qatar.

11-03-2013

The number of Syrian refugees crossed the 1 million mark last week as the United Nations warned of a humanitarian situation that is “dramatic beyond description.”

04-03-2013

Royal Jordanian is changing the route of its flights between Beirut and Amman in order to avoid the Syrian airspace.

25-02-2013

The number of Syrians that have been registered, or that are in the process of being registered, as refugees has crossed the 900,000 mark, according to the United Nations.

13-02-2013

Official trade between Turkey and Syria fell in 2012 to around a quarter of its level only a year earlier, according to statistics from the Turkish government.

11-02-2013

The Tabqa Dam, the country’s largest hydro-electric dam, fell in the hands of the Syrian opposition earlier today, a development that is highly symbolic but that has limited economic importance.

30-01-2013

The number of Syrian refugees registered by the United Nations crossed the 700 thousand mark last week to stand today at 718,899.

21-01-2013

Iran is providing a USD 1 billion credit line to Syria, although around half of the amount will go to fund electricity projects developed by Iranian companies, including the construction of a power plant in the coastal area.

14-01-2013

The Syrian government is accusing Turkey of being complicit in the looting and transfer of equipment to its territory of some 1,000 factories in Aleppo.

07-01-2013

Some 60,000 Syrians died from the violence engulfing the country since last year, according to the United Nations.

07-01-2013

The following document is the English version of the speech given by Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad on January 07 in the Opera House in Damascus.

12-12-2012

The number of Syrian refugees registered with the United Nations crossed the half a million mark last week according to UNHCR, the UN refugees agency.

10-12-2012
26-11-2012

Russia sent more than 240 tons of cash to Syria last summer, according to a press report, in an additional confirmation of the continued support of the Russian authorities to their Syrian counterparts.

26-11-2012

The number of Syrian refugees formally registered or under registration with the United Nations has increased to 458,287 as of November 26.

19-11-2012

The European Union announced on Monday that it was recognising the newly-formed National Coalition for Syrian Revolutionary and Opposition Forces as “legitimate representatives of the aspirations of the Syrian people.”

19-11-2012

The value of the Syrian Pound fell at one point last week to around 90 pounds to the dollar in black market trading before regaining some of the lost ground early this week as the Central Bank of Syria appears to loosen trading restrictions.

11-11-2012

Updated November 11: Around 20,000 Syrians fled their country over the week-end in what was the highest exodus of refugees since the beginning of the uprising.

09-11-2012

Assad: Erdogan thinks he's Caliph, new sultan of the Ottoman, RT interview on November 09, 2012.

05-11-2012

Trade between Turkey and Syria, once buoyant, continued to fall in the third quarter of this year.

05-11-2012

The Turkish minister of energy said last week that the Syrian government is seeking again to purchase electricity from his country.

22-10-2012

Syria will hold by-elections on December 1 to fill five seats in Parliament to replace, among others, two defecting MPs.

22-10-2012

The dollar is trading at around 75 Syrian Pounds in the black market in Damascus as the Central Bank issued last week new regulations restricting the sale of foreign exchange.

22-10-2012

Syria has suspended imports of electricity from Turkey and Arab countries and switched instead to Iran, according to press reports.

22-10-2012

The number of Syrian refugees crossed the 100 thousand mark last week in both Turkey and Lebanon.

15-10-2012

The forced landing of a Syrian commercial plane in Turkey last week has heightened tensions among the two countries and led to a twin airspace ban that will disrupt further Syria’s international transport links.