President Al-Assad performs Eid Al-Adha Prayers in Damascus

 DAMASCUS, (ST) H.E. President Bashar Al-Assad performed Eid Al-Adha Prayers at Nouman Bin Bashir Mosque in Damascus.

Crowds of Syrians and top officials performed the prayer along with President Al-Assad.

 H.E. President Bashar Al-Assad performed last year's  Adha Prayers at Hassiba Mosque in Damascus.

Chairman of the Levant Scholars, Sheikh Mohamad Tawfiq Al-Bouti, delivered the Prayers ceremony, citing the sublime meanings of Eid Al-Adha and the importance of amity, and fraternity among the people of the homeland.

Sheikh Al-Bouti underscored the need for restoring the correct understanding of Islam, the religion of tolerance, amity, moderation and unity and never of division and extremism, highly lauding the role of the Syrian hero Army, who have exerted every effort  and sacrificed their blood in defense of Syria and the Nation.

H.E. President Al-Assad was embraced by the crowds of Syrians following the Prayers.

Syria's top officials from the State, Party, as well as several members of the People's Assembly, and crowds of citizens, Syria's Grand Mufti and men of Islamic religion performed the Prayers along with President Al-Assad.