DAMASCUS, (ST)_ Syria, People and Army, is determined to eliminate terrorism from every spot of the Syrian Territories, reiterated H.E. President Bashar Al-Assad.
In a telephone conversation with His Iranian Counterpart, Hassan Rouhani, President Assad asserted that the United States failed in achieving its objectives behind its aggression as to raise the morale of its backed terrorist group following the victories achieved by the Syrian Army.
President Rouhani, who made the phone call to President Assad, expressed his strong condemnation of the flagrant US aggression against the Syrian territories in flagrant violation of the Syrian sovereignty and of all international laws and conventions.
President Rouhani underscored Iran's stand by the Syrian State in its war against terrorism and in whatever initiatives provided by Syria as to find a peaceful solution for the crisis in Syria leading to a stop in Syrian blood shedding.
On December 14, 2016, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani congratulated President Bashar Al-Assad on the Syrian people's victory over terrorists in Aleppo.
In a phone call, President Rouhani said "this victory is an important and basic step to uproot terrorism from all parts of Syria and to restore peace and stability nationwide."
He hailed the steadfastness of the Syrian people in confrontation of terrorism, reiterating Iran's firm and continuous support for Syria in all domains.
President Al-Assad, on his part, thanked President Rouhani , the Iranian people and government for backing the Syrian people.
President Assad highly appreciated Iran's political and economic support for Syria and the Syrian people in the war on terrorism, stressing that this support has enhanced the steadfastness of the Syrians and contributed to the Syrian army's victories in different areas.
Dr. Mohammad Abdo Al-Ibrahim