Volunteers loading relief material for quake-hit Syria in Lebanon's capital Tripoli
TRIPOLI, Feb. 10, 2023 (Xinhua) -- Volunteers load donations for quake-hit Syrian city of Latakia into a truck in Tripoli, Lebanon, on Feb. 9, 2023. According to data released by authorities and rescuers, the death toll from Mondays devastating earthquake in Türkiye and Syria has surpassed 17,000.(Image credit : Xinhua)
Turkiye earthquake: A woman awaiting news on her family in Hatay
HATAY, Feb. 9, 2023 (UNI/Xinhua) -- A woman waits for news on her family in the southern province of Hatay, Turkiye, Feb. 9, 2023. The death toll from Monday's devastating earthquakes in Turkey and Syria has risen to 15,383, according to data released by authorities and rescuers. The number of people killed in Turkey due to the devastating earthquakes has reached 12,391, the country's Anadolu agency reported on Thursday, citing the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority. (Image credit : UNI/Xinhua)
In Images: Rescue ops underway after earthquake devastates parts of Turkey, Syria
JABLEH (SYRIA), Feb. 7, 2023 (UNI/Xinhua) -- Rescuers work near the rubble of a building destroyed in a powerful earthquake in the city of Jableh, Latakia province, Syria, on Feb. 6, 2023. According to the Syrian health ministry and the Britain-based pro-rebel Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a 7.7-magnitude earthquake jolted the northern Syrian provinces of Latakia, Tartous, Hama, Aleppo and Idlib on Monday, killing at least 870 and injuring 1,326. (Image credit : UNI/Xinhua)
IN IMAGES: Earthquake devastates parts of Turkey and Syria
Earthquake devastates parts of Turkey and Syria
Local armed men are seen on buses in Daraa
DARAA (SYRIA), Aug. 27, 2021 (UNI/Xinhua) -- Local armed men are seen on buses in Syrias southern province of Daraa, on Aug. 26, 2021. A batch of local armed men from Syrias southern province of Daraa were evacuated on Thursday to the rebel-held areas in northern Syria under a Russian-mediated deal to defuse months-long tension, the state news agency SANA reported.
Tank crew of Syria take part in the tank biathlon game
MOSCOW, Aug. 24, 2021 (UNI/Xinhua) -- Tank crew of Syria take part in the tank biathlon game during the International Army Games 2021 in Alabino, Moscow region, Russia, on Aug. 23, 2021. Russian President Vladimir Putin declared the opening of the International Army Games 2021 in a Moscow suburb on Monday. More than 5,000 troops from 277 teams that are coming from over 40 countries and regions will compete in 34 contests in two weeks.
World in Photos : July 27, 2020
VANCOUVER, July 28, 2020 (Xinhua) -- People carrying rainbow umbrellas attend the Pride Week flag raising ceremony outside Vancouver City Hall in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, on July 27, 2020. A pride flag raising ceremony was held outside Vancouver City Hall to kick off the Pride Week with most of the events available virtually
Parliamentary elections in Syria
DAMASCUS, July 20, 2020 (Xinhua) -- A voter casts his ballot during the parliamentary elections in Damascus, capital of Syria, on July 19, 2020. The parliamentary elections in Syria kicked off on Sunday, the third elections during the more than nine-year-long war, amid the participation of President Bashar al-Assad and his wife Asma.
World in Photo : June 21, 2020
World in Photo : June 21, 2020
Syria: Medical workers give a vaccine to a child
DAMASCUS, June 20, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Medical workers give a vaccine to a child in Damascus, capital of Syria, on June 18, 2020. The Syrian government has regularly carried out vaccination campaigns for children.
Turkey launches offensive on northeastern Syria
Smoke rises as a result of Turkish shelling in the city of Qamishli, Syria, on Oct. 10, 2019. The Turkish side has been shelling Kurdish positions in Qamishli and elsewhere in northern Syria as part of the Turkish military operation that started on Wednesday.
World in Photos: June 20, 2019
SANAA, June 20 (Xinhua) -- Yemeni protesters take part in a rally outside the UN Office in Sanaa, Yemen, on June 19, 2019. The head of the World Food Programme (WFP) David Beasley on Monday lashed out at Houthi rebels in Yemen for misappropriating aid supplies. David Beasley warned that the WFP will have to begin a phased suspension of food assistance, most likely toward the end of the week unless it receives the necessary assurances from the Houthis.
LONDON, June 5, 2019 (Xinhua) -- U.S. President Donald Trump (L) and British Prime Minister Theresa May leave 10 Downing Street in London, Britain, on June 4, 2019. British Prime Minister Theresa May said Tuesday that she and U.S. President Donald Trump wanted an ambitious trade agreement after Brexit.
World in Photos: April 23, 2019
WASHINGTON, April 24, 2019 (Xinhua) -- Firefighters respond to a gas leak near the White House in Washington D.C., the United States, on April 23, 2019
Palestinian students protest against the US in Hebron
HEBRON, April 1, (Xinhua) -- Palestinian students protest against the U.S. decision to recognize Israels sovereignty over the Golan Heights in Syria, in the West Bank City of Hebron, March 31, 2019.