Syria sends back to France the prestigious Légion d’honneur (Legion of Honor) given in 2001 to President Bashar al-Assad after Paris joined the US and the UK to attack the Arab country, saying the leader will not wear the award of a ‘slave’ to America.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Saturday affirmed that Damascus is bent on pushing ahead with its counter-terrorism campaign supported by friendly countries, namely Iran and Russia that sets the stage for a peaceful solution.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Monday that his government welcomes any role of the UN in possible Syrian elections as long as it respects the Syrian sovereignty, according to the Syrian presidential media office.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in a message to Iran's Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei thanked the country for its role in breaking the siege of Deir ez-Zor city, a Daesh stronghold in eastern Syria.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has hailed continued victories by the army forces and allies against militants across the country, saying his government has weathered the worst part of the conflict and is now moving in the right direction.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has accused the West of interfering in Syria’s affairs in favor of terrorists whenever the army makes gains, citing Washington’s missile attack on a Syrian military airbase earlier this month as an example.