President Rouhani confers with Syrian Prime Minister

President Hassan Rouhani expressed regret over prolongation of conflicts in Syria in a meeting here Sunday with the visiting Syrian Prime Minister Wael Al-Halqi.

Sun 04 - August 2013 - 12:55

President Rouhani also expressed hope that a lasting peace and security would restore to Syria in a near future.
Dr.Rouhani reiterated Tehran's support for the people and government of Syria, stressing that Iran has always condemned the presence of terrorist groups there and foreign interference in the internal affairs of that country.
President Rouhani expressed hope that Tehran-Damascus ties would be further promoted in future.
He also appreciated Syrian President Bashar al-Assad for his message of congratulations to his Iranian counterpart.
Al-Halqi said, for his part, that Iran's recent presidential election has proved that it is a democratic country heading towards progress.
Briefing President Rohani on latest developments in Syria, he said Damascus called for further support of the Iranian people and government for their Syrian counterparts.
The Syrian prime minister is in Tehran to take part in Rouhani's inauguration and hand over President Assad's message to the new President.



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