Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister for Arabic-African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari who arrived in Damascus on Wednesday conferred with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on issues of mutual interest as well as regional developments.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said the present war in Syria has resulted in strengthening of friendly relations between Damascus and Tehran.
Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad questioned the credibility of Syrian opposition groups taking part in Moscow talks, describing the opposition representatives as “puppets paid from the outside”.
Iran’s President has extended his congratulations to Syria's President on his landslide victory on June 3 presidential election.
President Bashar al-Assad hailed the Syrian people who enabled their country to remain firm and thwart the foreign schemes plotted against it.
President Bashar al-Assad said that Syria's three-year conflict is at a 'turning point' due to the country's national forces' military gains against militants.
The Syrian president Bashar al-Assad said, while receiving an Australian delegation, his country is being confronted by a major extremist offensive.
An interview with Amir Mousavi, an analyst of defense and strategic issues
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad says the Western countries seek to rid themselves of Takfiri terrorist groups by sending them to Syria, where they are killed.
An Iranian deputy foreign minister has criticized US President Barack Obama for openly calling for the downfall of Syria’s legitimate government of President Bashar al-Assad.
Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi condemned foreign interference and certain countries' financial and arms support for the terrorists in Syria, and said Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is ready to hold talks with the opposition groups.
The Syrian army killed tens of armed rebels in heavy clashes in Northern Idlib province on Sunday.
Syrian Prime Minister Wael al- Halqi called on all components of the Syrian people to engage in a political process on the Syrian soil to end the country's long-standing crisis in accordance to the political vision outlined recently by President Bashar al-Assad.
The Iranian ambassador to Syria says good news will soon be published about two Iranian engineers who were abducted in Syria.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad says that his country will not submit to pressure or ' diversifying plots' against it.
Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Saeed Jalili in a meeting with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad asked for a political solution to the Syrian crisis, and expressed the hope that during his visit to the Muslim country he could persuade all groups to attend a broad-based national dialogue meeting.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has taken a swipe at the Syrian opposition for its insistence on the removal of the country’s President Bashar al-Assad from power.