Miqdad: Syria stands by the Palestinians against the genocidal war waged by Zionist Entity

DAMASCUS,(ST)_ Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Dr. Faisal al-Miqdad stressed the fateful cohesion between Syria and Palestine, stressing Syria stand with the Palestinian people to confront the genocidal war waged by Israel, at  U.S. and Western support with their hirelings in the Arab region.

Miqdad expressed, in a meeting with a PLO delegation headed by Dr. Ahmad Majdalani, member of the PLO Executive Committee yesterday  Syria leadership and people support to the Palestinian people ‘s right to return and self-determination and establish their own independent state on their land with Jerusalem as its capital.

“Despite the difficulties experienced by Syria, we are not outside this fateful battle waged by the Palestinian people for their legitimate rights and dignity,” he emphasized.

Miqdad expressed satisfaction of the Syrian leadership for the national unity shown by the Palestinian people against the Israeli aggression.

For his part, Dr. Majdalani stressed that his visit to Syria aims to brief the Syrian leadership with the ongoing events in the Palestinian arena and ways of coordination in the face of the unilateral war waged by Israel against the Palestinian people.

He reviewed the political contacts carried out by the Palestinian leadership to mobilize support against the Israeli aggression and pressure Israel and its supporters to stop the aggression and to respond to the demands of the Palestinian people to break the siege and release the Palestinian prisoners and detainees in Israeli jails.

Majdalani stressed the pivotal role played by Syria in the region, considering that the absence of this role will negatively affect the Palestinian issue.

On the other hand Palestinian delegation expressed satisfaction with the improvement of the situation in al-Yarmouk refugee camp, praising the efforts made by the Syrian government to ensure the success of the camp’s agreement and to facilitate humanitarian access to the population.


T. Fateh