President Bashar al-Assad on Thursday received the Iranian supreme leader’s top adviser for international affairs, Ali Akbar Velayati, and the accompanying delegation.
The talks dealt with the accelerated developments in the war on terrorism and the political repercussions resulting from it.
Velayati congratulated Assad and the Syrian people on defeating terrorism in the Eastern Ghouta, liberating its people and ridding it of the terrorists’ crimes.
The talks stressed that some Western countries' threats to attack Syria, based on the lies fabricated by these countries and their tools the terrorist organizations inside Syria, came after the liberation of the Eastern Ghouta and the failure of a new bet of those upon which those countries have relied in the war on Syria.
“Whenever the Syrian army achieves victory in the field, some Western countries raise their voices and intensify their movements in an attempt to change the track of events,” Assad said.
He confirmed that any possible movements will further destabilize the region, which threatens the international peace and security.
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