Syrian expatriates express solidarity with homeland

CAPITALS,(ST)_Syrian communities and students in Cuba, France and Russia have expressed solidarity with their homeland on the anniversary of Independence Day.

They issued statements on this occasion, stressing their support for the Syrian leadership and the political plan outlined by president Bashar al-Assad to resolve the crisis in the country, according to SANA.

The Syrian community and student in Cuba said in their statement: "the states that conspire against Syria have brought a group, which is killing Syrians and destroying what they have built over the past decades."

They wish restoration of stability and security to homeland.

While, the statement issued by the Syrian community and student in France read:" the 67th anniversary of Independence Day brings back memories of great sacrifices offered by Syrian real freedom fighters then."

They hailed the Syrian Arab Army's scarifies being offered to defend the homeland's sovereignty.

In Russia, the Syrian community and student said they are proud of wise leadership of President Bashar al-Assad in the current circumstances.

They confirmed their determination to exert every possible effort to defend the homeland.

B. Qaddour 

Syrian Communities in Rome, Paris, Brussels, Yerevan and Cuba Reiterate Solidarity with Homeland

CAPITALS, (ST) – The National Union of Syrian Students (NUSS) in Italy held a national activity to lift the Syrian flag at St. Pietro Square in the Vatican during the new Pope's first prayers.

Participants in the event stressed that Syria, the home of tolerance and amity, is being exposed to terrorism coming from different parts of the world, but the homeland will withstand the evil schemes. They expressed their solidarity with Syria in the face of the global conspiracy.

In Paris, the Syrian students and community organized a big march in support for Syria in its war against terrorism. Some members of the Algerian, Lebanese, Tunisian and Pakistani communities in addition to many French people took part in the march. Syrian flags and pictures of President Bashar al-Assad were lifted in solidarity with Syria. The participants affirmed their confidence that the Syrian army, people and leadership will emerge victorious from the crisis caused by foreign-backed terrorism.

The French participants condemned their country's anti-Syria policy and stressed that the French calls for arming terrorist groups in Syria are unjustified.

In Brussels, The Syrian students and members of the Syrian community in Belgium organized a solidarity stand in support of the homeland near the European Union headquarters.

Participants in the event condemned European calls for arming the terrorists in Syria and affirmed their support for national dialogue which contributes to rebuilding the homeland.

In Yerevan and in front of the UN office in the Armenian capital, the NUSS branch and the Syrian community there held a solidarity stand with Syria in the face of the global conspiracy against the country. They asserted their support for the wise leadership of President Bashar Al-Assad.

In a letter addressing the UN Chief Ban Ki Moon, the participants urged the UN to play a bigger role in halting the armed terrorist groups' acts which aim at destroying Syria, undermining its military and civil structure and fragmenting its cohesive social fabric.

In Havana, the Syrian students and community in Cuba strongly criticized the Western and UN stances and double standard policy towards the ongoing events in Syria and stressed their solidarity with their homeland.

In a letter they sent to the UN office in the Cuban capital, they condemned the silence of the international organization regarding the killing, bombing and destruction acts committed by terrorist groups in Syria and regarding the misleading media which aims at falsifying facts and hiding the reality of events in Syria.

 H. Mustafa

Syrian- French stand in solidarity with Syrian army

PARIS,(ST)_ The Syrian students and community, along with French citizens, in France organized a stand in honour of Syria's martyrs.
In St.Michel Square in Paris, the participants held Syrian flags and pictures of President Bashar al-Assad and a banner including photos of some Syrians martyred by the armed terrorist groups in recent events.
They asserted their support for national dialogue and the great efforts being exerted by the Syrian Arab army to uproot terrorists.  
The French citizens, who took part in the stand, called on their government to help the Syrian government get rid of terrorists instead of backing and funding them.

Syrian Students in Cuba, Slovakia Condemn Terrorism in Syria, Stress Solidarity with Homeland

HAVANA, BRATISLAVA, (ST) - Syrian students in Cuba have condemned the terrorist acts committed by the armed terrorist groups in Syria against the country's infrastructure, properties and national antiquities, stressing that these acts are backed and financed by international regional countries under the silence of the international community.

During a rally, held by the National Union of Syrian Students (NUSS) in coordination with the Syrian Embassy in Cuba to express solidarity with Syria, students condemned the fabrications and false news reported by some misleading media aiming to destabilize Syria and fuel sedition in the country.

In a statement of which SANA had received a copy, the Syrian students confirmed their support for President Bashar al-Assad-proposed political program which is considered as a true exit from the current crisis in Syria. They highly appreciated the government's efforts to implement the program to solve the crisis as soon as possible.

They also expressed their deep grief over the martyrdom of civilian and military personnel as a result of the bloody acts of armed groups in the country, wishing Syria peace and security.

Meanwhile in Slovakia, the Syrian community and the NUSS branch organized a solidarity rally in the Capital Bratislava to express support for Syria in her battle against terrorism. Arab and Slovak students took part in the rally.   

Participants in the rally praised the Syrian Arab Army's effort and determination to uproot terrorism and restore security and stability to Syria.

They condemned the international community's silence regarding the crimes committed by the armed terrorist groups in Syria, holding the countries which back these groups completely responsible for these terrorist acts.

They affirmed their support for national dialogue and called for creating the suitable environment to make this dialogue a success.


H. Mustafa    

Sydney March Deplores Terrorists Crimes in Syria

Sydney,(ST)_ A massive march took to the streets of Sydney on Sunday condemning the fierce onslaught against Syria and crimes committed by Western, Arab and regional countries backed armed terrorist groups against the Syrian people.
The participants in the march which was organized by "Hands off Syria" group hoisted the Syrian flags and banners condemning this vicious attack and desperate attempts by the West and certain Arab states to subjugate Syria.

The marchers, comprising members of the Syrian community in Sydney and Arab expatriates voiced support for Syria. They expressed confidence that sedition attempts in Syria are doom to failure. They also expressed support for the political program set to dissolve the crisis in Syria, considering that "Sunday" was "day of solidarity with Syria, leadership, people and army" against the hostile attack.