“Supporting Syria against U.S.-Zionist aggression, Arab Reactionary and Terrorism”
Damascus – Oct 13, 2013 – (SANA-M. Nassr/ F.Allafi) – President Bashar al-Assad received on Saturday the delegation of the Arab and Islamic Assembly to Support Resistance, headed by its Secretary-General Yehya Ghaddar.
The meeting dealt with the developments and events on the Arab and Islamic arenas, particularly the situation in Syria.
Members of the delegation reviewed the events of the forum which was organized by the Assembly in Beirut under the title “Supporting Syria against U.S.-Zionist aggression, Arab Reactionary and Terrorism”.
They stressed that Syria, through the steadfastness and awareness of its people and army, has foiled all plots and schemes aimed at targeting its pioneering role in the Resistance, adding that the time has come for all Arab and Islamic peoples to shoulder their national responsibilities to enhance Syria’s steadfastness which is achieving victories and contributing to the prevention of dangers against Syria and all Arab and Islamic peoples.
President al-Assad stressed the importance of intellectual steadfastness to face the foreign schemes and changes targeting the states and peoples of the Arab and Islamic world, emphasizing that the role of nationalist elites, forces and gatherings is crucial in consolidating the thought of Resistance at the popular bases.
Earlier on Friday, the Assembly held a forum in Beirut under the title “Supporting Syria against U.S.-Zionist aggression, Arab Reactionary and Terrorism”.. The participants stressed the importance of Syria’s role in confronting the aggression against the Arab nation, particularly against Syria.