President Assad met today with President Putin in Moscow and talks focused on combating terrorism. #Idlib
Assad: “I am happy to meet today in Moscow. The joint operation to combat terrorism has now been going on for about 6 years, during which the Syrian & Russian armies have made great achievements, not only by liberating lands or by returning refugees to their cities & villages, 1/
Assad: but also through protecting many innocent citizens in this world because terrorism knows no political borders and does not stop at political borders.” 2/
Assad: “of course, in addition to the important results of the liberation of lands and the retreat of terrorists, the political process was launched, whether in Sochi, Astana, or recently in Geneva.” 3/
Assad: “This process has been going on for nearly two years now, but as you know, there are obstacles because there are countries that support terrorists and have no interest in the continuation of this process in the direction that would achieve stability in Syria, 4/
Assad: and some countries have imposed a siege on the Syrian people, a siege that we describe as inhumane, immoral and illegal.” 5/
Assad: “Nevertheless, we are determined in Syria, as a government and state institutions, to proceed in parallel in the process of liberating the lands and in the process of political dialogue.” 6/
Assad: “I want to take advantage of this meeting in order to thank the Russian state and the Russian people for the humanitarian aid provided to the Syrian people, 7/
Assad: whether in connection with the recent Coronavirus pandemic or with regard to securing all the basic necessities that the Syrian citizens require in their daily life.” 8/
Assad: “I would like also to thank you and the Russian political institution, especially the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, for the efforts they have made at the international forums to defend international law, 9/
Assad: which at the very outset provides for the sovereignty of states and the right of peoples to determine their future and destiny, which managed effectively and strongly to prevent the exploitation of the anti-terror operation in the world for political goals... 10/
that serve the agendas of some countries,” 11/
Putin: “I am very happy to welcome you to Moscow again and congratulate you on the very good result of the presidential election. 12/
Putin: These results show that people trust you, despite all the difficulties and tragedies of previous years, and they associate the process of reconstruction and the return to normal life with you.” 13/
Putin: “I know that you are doing a lot for this, including holding a dialogue with the opposition, and I hope this process will continue,” 14/
Putin: “the solidarity among all the forces in Syria allow the country to rise again and start to progress and move forwards.” 15/
Putin: “A lot has been done for this, and with our joint efforts, most of the Syrian lands have been liberated, after inflicting very heavy losses on terrorists, and the Syrian government now controls 90 percent of the territory,” 16/
Putin: the main issue is that foreign armed forces are deployed to Syrian territory without the approval of the United Nations and without your permission, 17/
Putin: and this clearly contradicts the international law and does not allow you to make maximum efforts to go on the path of reconstruction of the country at the pace that would have been possible in the event that the legitimate government took control of all lands. 18/
Putin: “Unfortunately, there are still hotbeds for terrorists who not only control a certain area, but also continue to terrorize the civilian population,” 19/
Putin: “When I was in your hospitality, at your invitation, I saw how people are actively reconstructing their homes and actively working to return to normal life in the full sense of the word, and our joint efforts are also yielding fruitful results.” 20/
Putin: I am not talking now about just humanitarian assistance from Russia to the Syrian people, but also about the development of economic and trade relations, as the volume of trade exchange during the first half of the year increased three and a half times. 21/
Putin: and we are working together to solve the main issue that the whole of mankind is currently facing. By this I mean the fight against the Coronavirus pandemic, as the first consignments of the “Sputnik V” and “Sputnik Lite” vaccines arrived in Syria. 22/
Putin: I hope that with joint efforts, the Syrian people will be helped to rise through contributing to revive the economy, the social situation and the field of health in the first place. 23/
Credit for the quotes goes to SANA, Ruaa al-Jazaeri ✍🏽
WATCH: Putin meets Assad, takes swipe at US and Turkish occupation forces in Syria.
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