Jan 27, 2018, 7:08 PM
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Assad: Syria enjoying Iran-Russia assistance is fighting terrorism

Damascus, Jan 27, IRNA – Syria with the help of friends, especially Iran and Russia, is still fighting terrorism, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said.

'We are after paving the way to find suitable solution to Syrian crisis and for the Syrian people to hold their fate in their hands,' Assad said Saturday in a meeting with Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Jaberi Ansari.

Meanwhile, Jaberi Ansari stressed on Iran's support for Syrian people and government in fighting terrorism, trying to bring back stability to Syria and also its role in reconstructing Syria.

Threats caused by Turkey attack to Syria, crimes against Syrian people, the way to fight aggression and preventing them to reach their goals were among other topics discussed by both sides.

They also held talks on Turkey's support of terrorist groups and dismantling the efforts to bring about a peaceful solution to achieve security and stability in Syria.

Both sides reviewed strategic ties between Iran and Syria and the willingness to reinforce relations in all fields especially in fighting terrorism and the planning as regard upcoming Sochi summit.

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