Official Spokesperson of the Russian Defense Ministry, Igor Konashenkov reiterated on Tuesday the 6th of October 2015 that the Russian air force in Syria “doesn’t work in residential regions,” particularly in historical regions.
The Cabinet discussed in its weekly session on Tuesday the 6th of October 2015 a number of services and economic issues, including relief work in Deir Ezzor city, Kefraya and al-Foua’a, in addition to marking the anniversary of October Liberation War.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that all the counter-terrorism actions taken by Russia in Syria are done based on the request of the Syrian leadership and are carried out openly, and that Russia is committed to its call for uniting all efforts seeking to combat international terrorism.
Russian President’s special representative to the Middle East and North Africa, Deputy Foreign Minister Michael Bogdanov affirmed on Monday the 5th of October 2015 that his country respects sovereignty of the Syrian state and rejects establishing a no- fly zone on its territories.
Damascus Securities Exchange (DSE) session closed on Monday the 5th of October 2015 with transactions of 25031 stocks in 22 deals with an overall value of around SYP 2.329 million, closing at 1197.96 points, marking a decrease of 0.14 %.
Minister of information Omran al-Zoubi said the effectiveness of the air raids carried out by the Russian army in Syria have driven the armed terrorist groups and their backers crazy, while they remained silence when the US announced its coalition which supposedly aimed at targeting ISIS in Syria.
The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorists blew up on Sunday the 4th of October 2015 a nearly 2,000-year-old arch of Triumph in the besieged ancient city of Palmyra, a UNESCO world Heritage site, in the central Homs province.
The Islamic Republic of Iran held on Sunday the 4th of October 2015 a memorial service for the victims of a recent tragic stampede during the annual Hajj (Pilgrimage) in Saudi Arabia. The eservice was attended by Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, President Hassan Rouhani, senior officials, families of the victims and a crowd of Iranians.