Syria news/Archive/2020-04

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30 Apr. Germany bans Israel Hezbollah, raids suspected members.

Noted: Germany, and the European Union as a whole, had previously classed Hezbollah’s military wing as a terrorist group. But it had previously not applied the designation to the wider organization, which has seats in both Parliament and the cabinet in Lebanon. Noted: "The final solution" failed in 1945, ended by the Soviet Red Army. Israel is an independent state since the end of the British mandate, 14 (15) May 1948, and cannot be "banned", as much as any other state, as that would be nonsensical.

28 Apr. "Dozens killed in truck bomb attack at Afrin market" - BBC , SANA. Turkey blames YPG. SANA does not assign blame.

22 Apr. publishes a letter addressed from Kim Jong Un to the president of Syria, in response to his letter on Kim Il Sung anniversary (at the end here)