4 30, people in the Syrian capital Damascus to participate in the market to support President Hamid Dia Bashar al-Assad’s meeting. Xinhua News Agency (Baxi Mu photo)
more than a month, the Syrian provinces and cities to protest the outbreak of large-scale activities, the official statistics more than 150 people have been killed in the conflict, some provinces and cities The situation seems tense, but calm as usual, but the capital Damascus.
following the April 29, Syrian troops and protesters clashed after April 30, the Syrian government has deployed additional tanks into de city, gunshots rang constantly in the downtown area . Syrian Prime Minister 阿德尔萨法尔 April 30 said the government would formulate a comprehensive reform plan.
allow the media into the capital of shooting
la Syrian troops and protesters are the most violent cities in the conflict. From April 25 to now, has been in de state of water and electricity.
In addition, the Syrian capital of Damascus, Homs and other cities on April 29 is also a large-scale anti-government demonstrations. According to reports, the conflict has already killed at least 560 people were killed.
since the outbreak of large-scale protests since last month, April 30, the first official Syrian government to allow media access to the capital Damascus to shoot. In Damascus, people go shopping enthusiasm unabated, many people said the volatile situation did not affect them.
the community to participate in the reform
Syrian Prime Minister 阿德尔萨法尔 April 30, said in response to the demands of citizens, classification of government will the coming weeks to formulate a comprehensive reform plan.
Safar chaired the cabinet meeting that night. He stressed at the meeting, this comprehensive reform plan will include political, security, judicial reform; economic reform and social policy; administrative reform and government reform.
he said, by the administrative, technical and legal experts of the three committees will be responsible for formulating the reform program. Trade unions, civil society organizations, political parties and all sectors of society involved in the reform program will be widely discussed and formulated.
since the March 18 protests since the outbreak of large-scale demonstrations, the Syrian Government has taken to stabilize the current situation to promote reform and improvement of people’s lives many measures to lift state of emergency and promulgation of the bill. (Integrated Xinhua News Agency, CCTV reported)
■ China News
Chinese Embassy has developed evacuation plans
If the situation is urgent, will implement evacuation
view of the instability in Syria, the Chinese embassy in Syria has developed a detailed evacuation plan will be implemented if an emergency . At present, some Chinese companies have begun to evacuate on their own. Return airfares from Syria rose slightly.
Chinese embassy in Syria Wengmei Hui, director of political department, said as of now, Chinese citizens in Syria about 1400 people, including about 1,100 business people, overseas Chinese and students have 300. Enterprises are mainly distributed in northeast Syria, north of the east and near the capital. Students and overseas Chinese are concentrated, mainly in Damascus. Currently, the Embassy has developed a thorough evacuation plan, if an emergency will be implemented.
Reporters learned that on May 1, although no formal evacuation of the embassy, ??but had been “recommended” no critical things people return home.
engaged in building materials business in the Syrian Embassy, ??Mr. Wang listen to the “Proposal”, April 29, fly home. He said: “Now a little nervous to buy return tickets, ticket prices have gone up some $ 200.”
“in the airport terminal to see more than 50 Chinese people, students, there are Chinese-funded companies The locals said that around 12 Damascus alert the police in the city. “Mr. Wang said that due to the opposition to 29, held a” rage “demonstrations, which he had six hours to the airport.
Mr. Wang said, the people of Damascus relatively stable, adequate market supplies. However, frequent police patrols, set up out of the capital outside the barrier.
present, some private companies in Syria are preparing or have the staff evacuated, most large state-owned enterprises who do not plan to return. (Reporter Zhang Le)
Syria Middle East turmoil affecting the pattern of
from March 18 began, the increasingly tense situation in Syria, the United States has announced the country’s intelligence agencies and senior officials to impose sanctions. Syria turmoil, what of geometry? Middle East expert, said Zhao-an introduction, and Syria has an important impact on the status of Allah Boda Guo, the situation in the country’s development will affect the Middle East and global diplomatic pattern.
Zhao-an, said Syria is Arab in history, the “leader”, one who led the war and Israel several times, still the Golan Heights and Israel has territorial disputes; in the Syrian Arab ruling Baath Party is a veteran of the Arab parties, the party closely with Iraq; In addition, the ruling Assad family in Syria is a small number of Arab countries and Lebanon’s Hezbollah and the Iranian government good relations regime.
More importantly, the United States will develop relations with Syria as one of the key Middle East diplomacy. In January this year, the United States sent a new ambassador to Syria. It is reported that the U.S. hopes to make peace between Syria and Israel, thus easing the pressure on Iran to the United States.
Therefore, Zhao-an said that Syria is actually the Western world and Iran, Iraq, Lebanon, Palestine and Israel, the Middle East many points of intersection of strategic interests, the situation in the country’s development will affect the situation in the Middle East , and even the direction of international relations.
In addition, Zhao-an said that in addition to economic and political demands, the existence of sectarian conflict Syria, which is caused by one of the factors of instability in the country. Syria’s Assad family is Shiite Muslim, and most of the country people are Sunni Muslims, Syria, sectarian unrest caused by the shift in interest, will affect the Middle East, Shiite and Sunni regions overall balance of power. (Reporter Zhang Le)