Mikdad, Slutsky discuss cooperation between Syria and Russia

Moscow, SANA- Foreign and Expatriates Minister, Fayssal Mikdad, discussed on Thursday with Chairman of the International Affairs’ Committee at Russian Duma Council, Leonid Slutsky, the friendly relations and cooperation between Syria and Russia.

During the meeting, Slutsky, highly appreciated the achievements made by Syria and Russia in the fight against terrorism, reaffirming his country’s support for Syria to enhance its capabilities and overcome the impacts of the Western coercive measures imposed on it.

He also stressed the importance of strengthening cooperation between the two countries in various domains.

For his part, Mikdad echoed appreciation for Russia’s stances in support of Syria, stressing the important role played by parliamentary diplomacy in strengthening friendly and cooperation relations between the two countries.

The two sides also discussed the importance of activating and coordinating work between the Syrian People’s Assembly and the Russian Duma.

 

MHD Ibrahim/ Mazen Eyon

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