President Al-Assad Reaffirms Syria's Full Support for Iran in Confrontation of Terror Acts

DAMASCUS, (ST)- President Bashar Al-Assad on Saturday offered Condolences to his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani on the martyrdom of innocent people in the terrorist attack which targeted a military parade in the Iranian city of Ahvaz, expressing his strong condemnation of this cowardly criminal act.

 "We received with deep sorrow the news about the terrorist attack against the military parade in the city of Ahvaz in southern Iran. On behalf of the Syrian people and on my own behalf, we express our warmest condolences to you and to the friendly people of Iran on the martyrdom of innocent people and condemn in the strongest terms this cowardly criminal act," President Al-Assad said in his cable of condolences.

President Al-Assad asserted that the Islamic Republic of Iran has stood against terrorism in Syria and condemned terrorism in the entire world and it was always honest to its principled and firm stance against takfiri terrorism.

He reaffirmed Syria's full support for Iran in the face of the terrorist acts and hoped that terrorism supporters and financiers will understand that terrorism danger threatens entire humanity everywhere, urging them to reconsider their support for terrorism in different parts of the world.

Hamda Mustafa