Al Haouz Earthquake in Morocco Leaves 296 Dead, 153 Injured

The Moroccan authorities announced Saturday that the preliminary toll of the powerful earthquake that struck the province of Al Haouz, southwest of Marrakech last night, has reached 296 people killed and 153 others injured.

“According to a provision…

Death Toll from Morocco Earthquake Rises to 1037

The death toll from the earthquake that struck Morocco, on Friday night, has risen to 1037.

1204 people were injured, 721 of them sustained severe injuries.

A statement by the Moroccan Interior Ministry said that most fatalities occurred in the re…

Syria, South Africa discuss boosting cooperation in health sector

Health Minister Dr. Hassan al-Ghobash discussed with Ambassador of the Republic of South Africa to Syria Barry Gilder, and his accompanying delegation means of bolstering cooperation in the health sector.Al-Ghobash pointed out that the Ministry, despit…