TEHRAN: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad met Iran’s preeminent pioneer Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Monday on his first visit to the Islamic republic since the beginning of the Syrian clash.
Amid the gathering, Assad offered his thanks to Iran for all that it has accomplished for Syria amid the contention, as indicated by the Syrian administration’s record on the Telegram informing application.
The pioneers “investigated the intimate and solid relations between their two people groups, which have been the primary factor in keeping up Syria and Iran despite plots by adversary nations”, the administration said.
Khamenei revealed to Assad that “Iran thinks about helping the administration and country of Syria to help the opposition development and is in all seriousness”, said.
“The formation of the support that the Americans are looking to make in Syria is a case of these perilous tricks which must be firmly criticized and opposed,” Khamenei included.
Assad likewise met with Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani amid his outing.
“The Islamic Republic of Iran as before will be close by the general population and legislature of Syria,” Iran government’s authentic site cited Rouhani as saying.
Iran and Russia have been the key partners supporting Assad as he has struggled to keep up his grasp over Syria amid almost eight years of battling that has asserted in excess of 360,000 lives.