Syria is still among countries with low prevalence of Human immune-deficiency virus (HIV) epidemic, Assistant Health Minister Ahmad Khlifawi said, adding that “since 1987, a total of 961 HIV infection cases were registered, of which 619 were Syrians.”
Altaf Matar is just one among thousands of brave people who have achieved a lot of success in their lives despite of all the hindrances they faced being physically disabled. Even though Matar had her right leg amputated following following a road traffic accident when she was 8 years old, she succeeded academically and professionally. She is a second-year student at the Faculty of Education, the Champion of the Republic in different sports and an employee at the Institute for the Deaf in Damascus.
Syria’s wheelchair basketball team ranked 2nd in Lebanon International Championship, which wrapped up activities on Sunday under the supervision of the International Red Cross.
The former US president died Friday at the age of 94.
Syria national basketball team started its training camp in China for the fifth window of the 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers against China and New Zealand.
The third stage of the Syrian Science Olympiad’s competitions in the subjects of math, physics, chemistry, IT and biology started on Sunday with the participation of 3065 students from the first secondary grade form various Syrian provinces .
41 days remaining before launch of the AFC Asia Cup 2019 to be held in the United Arab Emirates, with Syria being placed in Group B alongside Australia, Palestine and Jordan.
With tireless and rapid efforts, the works of maintenance and rehabilitation of al-Buzuriyah Souq (the seeds market) are continued for preserving the aesthetic features of this old Damascene market.
Syria’s football team concluded its friendly matches in preparation for the AFC Asian Cup finals, scheduled on the 5th of next January in the UAE, with a 2-1 win over its Kuwaiti counterpart.
The Syrian swimmer Bayan Joma’a qualified for the 2018 FINA World Swimming Championships due to be held on December 9th in China after achieving the number of qualification in the competitions of France International Swimming Championships.
The Syrian Olympic team will face Bahraini counterpart for the second time on Monday in the Bahraini capital of al-Manama in preparation for the Asian qualifiers to the final cup.
Once again, the willpower triumphs and the deal with suffering gives the injured heroes of the Syrian Arab Army the strength to move forward and utilize their capabilities to set up their own small enterprises and establish their livelihoods.