Во вторник глава МИД РФ Сергей Лавров встретится с делегацией оппозиционного Сирийского национального совета (СНС). Визит оппозиционеров, возглавляемых председателем СНС Бурханом Гальюном, в Москву проходит на фоне развернувшегося в последние дни беспрецедентного давления на Сирию со стороны мирового сообщества. Continue reading
Al-Moallem: Conspiring against Syria doomed to fail, Russian-Chinese stance will not change as coordination and cooperation continues
DAMASCUS– Foreign and Expatriates Minister Walid al-Moallem affirmed that Syria has always dealt with reform, dialogue and stopping bloodshed with complete openness as it recognizes the scale of the conspiracy and the importance of its people’s unity in the face of this plot.
In a press conference held on Monday in Damascus, al-Moallem said that the Syrian leadership considers dialogue held in a civil and peaceful atmosphere the basis for the dignified life it wants for the Syrians, Continue reading
Lavrov: Suspending Syria’s Arab League membership a mistake and a premeditated act
MOSCOW- Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that Moscow considers suspending Syria’s Arab League membership as a mistake and a premeditated act.
In statements to journalists on Monday, Lavrov added “Those who made that decision lost a very important opportunity to move the situation towards a more transparent course,” indicating that there are some sides who don’t want the Syrians to agree with each other. Continue reading
President al-Assad meets Patriarch Kirill, stresses historical relations between Syria and Russia
President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday received Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, who expressed his great happiness to visit Syria “the cradle of civilizations and religions.”
Patriarch Kirill said his visit came to stress the solid relations between the Russian and Syrian peoples and in light of the great position Syria enjoys historically and religiously. Continue reading