President al-Assad sends a cable to his Lebanese counterpart

President al-Assad sent a cable to his Lebanese counterpart Michel Aoun, according to the Syrian Presidency.

President al-Assad expressed his grief and sorrow on the loss of lives in Beirut port’s explosion that occurred today, offering condolences to the Lebanese leadership and people and wishing speedy recovery to wounded ones.

On the 75th anniversary of the establishment of the Syrian Arab army: President al-Assad: The Syrian Army has always been with the people during the terrorist war

Damascus (ST): President Bashar Al-Assad the commander in chief of the army and armed forces  has affirmed that that the men of the army have always been with our great people during different stages of the aggressive terrorist war, noting that  the achievements they realized were great.

In a speech delivered to the armed forces and published in “Jaish al-Sha’ab”  (the People’s Army) magazine on the 75th anniversary of army foundation, President al-Assad expressed high appreciation and pride in the great victories realized by the army men, noting that the Army Day represents the confirmation of the values of genuineness, belongingness and dignified future.

President Al-Assad Receives cable of congratulations from the Minister of Endowments on the occasion of Eid al-Adha

Damascus, (ST) - President Bashar Al-Assad on Thursday received a cable of congratulations from Minister of Endowments (Awqaf), Dr. Muhammad Abdul Sattar Al-Sayyid, on the occasion of the holy Eid Al-Adha. The Minister hoped that peace and security will prevail in Syria and all over the country.

The Minister of Endowments expressed on behalf of the scholars and employees of the Ministry of Awqaf and its religious institutions heartfelt  congratulations  to President Assad, praying for God to keep Syria and its people, having mercy on  the martyrs and hoping for the recovery of the wounded.

President al-Assad holds talks with Russian officials in Damascus

President Bashar al-Assad received on Wednesday the Russian President's Special envoy for Syria Alexander Lavrentiev and Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Vershinin. 

President al-Assad received the new ambassadors of Algeria and Abkhazia to Syria

President Bashar al-Assad received on Tuesday the new Ambassadors of Algeria and Abkhazia to Syria who presented their credentials to the president.