President Assad hails Iran’s support for Syria in fight against terrorism

Tehran, Jan 29, IRNA – Syrian President Bashar Assad on Tuesday hailed all-out support of Iran’s Leader, government and nation for Syria in the fight against terrorism and foreign intervention.

Speaking during a meeting in Damascus with Iran’s First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri, the Syrian president said that Damascus will never forget Iran’s support during tough times of fight against terrorism.

Syria wants mutual cooperation with Iran for economic development and will spare no effort in this regard, President Assad said.

Congratulating the 40th victory anniversary of the Islamic Revolution, he said that relations between the two countries have boosted day after another over the past 40 years.

Iran and Syria have always been supporting each other during tough times and should continue to do so, the Syrian President said.

Reconstruction of Syria would be top on the agenda of the Syrian government after the full liberation of the country, President Assad said, adding that Damascus wants further partnership of Iranian state-owned and private companies in Syria's reconstruction.


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