The Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Syrian Arab Army and Armed Forces, caretaker Defense Minister General Fahd Jassem al-Freij has lauded the massive efforts made by army personnel in defending the homeland and protecting its dignity in confronting terrorists.
During a field visit of an army unit on the occasion of the Eid al-Fitr holiday, Freij said that terrorists serve the interests of the Israeli entity, while the soldiers he met are prepared to sacrifice everything in order to restore security and stability to Syria.
Freij inspected military units and heard about their morale and conditions.
He also visited injured army personnel at the Yousef al-Azmeh Hospital, congratulating them on occasion of Eid al-Fitr and wishing them a swift recovery. He was briefed by medical staff on the conditions of the injured soldiers and officers and the services they are receiving.
Member of the General Staff of the Army and Armed Forces, General Ali Abdullah Ayoub also visited injured army personnel in Tishreen Military Hospital, lauding the sacrifices they exert for the sake of the homeland.
Commanders of army divisions visited martyrs’ cemeteries, placing wreaths on behalf of President Bashar Assad on the monuments in them, and later they visited injured army personnel in military hospitals.
Translated and edited by The Syrian Observer