President al-Assad: Successes of Iraq and Syria contributed to curbing terrorism spread
President Bashar al-Assad lauded Tuesday the successes made by the people and armed forces of Iraq and Syria against the terrorist organizations.
Those successes, he said, have contributed to curbing the spread of terrorism, adding that further consultation and coordination between Baghdad and Damascus will give a boost to these successes.
The need for this mutual coordination in order to meet the terror dangers facing the two countries and the entire region and world as well was chief among the issues that figured during a meeting that brought the President together with Iraq’s Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari.
President al-Assad said it is yet of great importance to have a real international will to grapple with terrorism and face up to the countries backing it.
Al-Jaafari, for his part, stressed that Iraq stands by the Syrian people and will continue backing up their steadfastness in return for Syria’s…
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