Syrian President Dr. Bashar al-Assad met on Thursday 17 May 2018 at Sochi his Russian counterpart Mr. Vladimir Putin in the presence of Russian ministers of foreign affairs Lavrov and defense Shoygu.
At the opening of the meeting, Russian president congratulated Dr. Assad for the holy month of Ramadan and the big advances the Syrian Arab Army achieved in the war on terror. Mr. Putin praised the efforts of the Syrian soldiers for the latest very important moves in the last period to enforce the legitimate authority in the country.
Mr. Putin emphasized on the important areas recently cleaned from terrorists and eliminated the threat against the Syrian capital Damascus, which in his views paved the way for the infrastructure reconstruction efforts in the country.
The Russian president stressed on the need of resuming the comprehensive political course thanks to the latest military achievements. Mr. Putin also... Continue reading (video included): http://www.syrianews.cc/assad-met-putin-at-sochi/