President Al-Assad: Enhancing Syria-Iraq Cooperation Necessary to Completely Eliminate Terrorism

DAMASCUS, (ST)-President Bashar Al-Assad has reiterated that developments in the regional and international arenas make it necessary for both Syria and Iraq to take all procedures to preserve their sovereignty and independent decision in the face of the schemes of division and chaos plotted by  the two countries’ enemies.   

President Al-Assad made the remarks during his meeting on Sunday with Iraq’s National Security Adviser Faleh al-Fayyad. The meeting focused on the need to boost bilateral ties between the two countries in all domains.

 He affirmed that enhancing the Syrian-Iraqi Cooperation serves the interests of the peoples of the two countries and it is necessary to completely eliminate terrorism hotbed.

On his part, al-Fayyad asserted that Syria’s strength and victory over terrorism is a victory for Iraq too and vice versa, which means that any Iraqi achievements will serve Syria’s stability.

Hamda Mustafa