LEBANESE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY VISITS DAMASCUS TO DISCUSS BORDER TRADE

The Lebanese Minister of Industry Hussein al Haj Hassan has arrived to Damascus to discuss strengthening the economic ties and border trade between the two countries. Lebanon is interested in using Syria as a transit route to transport its goods to Jordan, Iraq and the Gulf states, informed sources indicated. The sources added that the…

DE-ESCALATION ZONE IN DAMASCUS TO INCLUDE WEST QALAMOUN

The Syrian government together with Lebanese authorities and Hezbollah movement has reached a deal with the militants to cease hostilities in West Qalamoun. According to the agreement, the ceasefire came into force on Sunday, Aug 27th, as the last step of the larger deal, that provided militants with the opportunity to evacuate from Jirod Arsal…