Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mikdad on Tuesday met with his Iranian counterpart, Hussein Amir Abdullahian, to discuss prospects for expanding political and economic relations between the two countries.
During the meeting, Mikdad expressed gratitude for Iran’s economic support to Syria, stressing the need to consider all prospects for boosting cooperation between the two countries.
He also reviewed the latest developments on the ground in Syria and the victories achieved by the Syrian army and its allies in the battle against terrorism, asserting that the Western countries and their regional partners are waging a campaign to defame Syria and its allies, including Iran, Russia, and Hezbollah.
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