President al-Assad is on a working visit to the Iranian capital, Tehran
President Bashar al-Assad made a working visit to the Iranian capital, Tehran, during which he met Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, the leader of the I.s.l.a.m.i.c R.e.v.o.l.u.t.i.o.n in Iran, and Ibrahim Raisi, President of the I.s.l.a.m.i.c Republic of Iran.
The meetings dealt with the historical relations between Syria and Iran, which are based on a long track of bilateral cooperation and mutual understanding on the issues and problems of the region and the challenges it faces, in addition to topics and issues of common interest and the latest developments on the regional and international arenas.
During his meeting with Mr. Khamenei, President al-Assad affirmed that the course of events proved once again the correctness of the visions and approach that Syria and Iran have followed for years, especially in confronting terrorism, which confirms the importance of continuing cooperation in order not to allow America to rebuild the international terrorist system that it used to harm the countries of the world, especially the countries of the world. The region over the past decades, noting that the United States today is weaker than ever.
His Excellency stressed that the Palestinian cause today is re-imposing its presence and importance more and more in the conscience of the Arab and Islamic world thanks to the sacrifices of the heroes of the r.e.s.i.s.t.a.n.c.e .
For his part, Khamenei stressed Iran’s continued support for Syria to complete its victory over terrorism and liberate the rest of the Syrian lands, considering that Syria is achieving historic victories thanks to the steadfastness and courage of its president and the strength and steadfastness of its people and army.
Addressing President al-Assad, Mr. Khamenei added: “We have no doubt that you will be able to liberate the rest of the Syrian lands and under your leadership, Syria will remain united. We must maintain the strong relationship that unites our countries and peoples, and this is beneficial not only to our two countries, but also necessary for the region.”
In turn, the President of the I.s.l.a.m.i.c Republic of Iran, Ibrahim Raisi, affirmed that his country has a serious will to expand relations between the two countries, especially the economic and trade relations, both public and private, and that it will continue to provide all forms of support to Syria and its people, especially in light of the difficult economic conditions the world is witnessing. Syria to help it overcome difficulties, considering that any suffering for Syria is suffering for Iran.
President al-Assad described Iran, as the leadership and people, as a brotherly, friend and loyal partner, considering that the approach taken by the I.s.l.a.m.i.c Republic of Iran in dealing with regional and international issues does not serve the interests of Iran and Syria only, but all the countries and peoples of the region.