Damascus, The Iranian Embassy in Damascus on Monday held a reception ceremony marking the 40thanniversary of the Victory of the Islamic Revolution in Iran at the Dama Rose Hotel in Damascus.
In a speech delivered during the ceremony, Iranian Ambassador in Damascus Javad Javad Torkabadi expressed his country's support to the Syrian people and leadership till restoring all the Syrian territories.
Turk-Abadi affirmed that Tehran will be the first contributing to the reconstruction in Syria which is achieving victories today.
The Ambassador referred to the deep-rooted historic relations binding Syria and Iran, affirming that they will continue to further develop to meet the interests of the two countries' peoples.
He indicated that Iran has defended its national sovereignty and it has established solid relations on the bases of cooperation and common interests and the non-interference in the internal affairs of the states.
Deputy Foreign and Expatriates Minister Fayssal Mikdad, for his part, asserted in a speech delivered at the ceremony that cooperation between Iran and Syria continues to achieve more victories over terrorism and its backers and sponsors.
Mikdad added that the friendly relations between the two countries are based on the principle of equality in the sovereignty, the mutual respect and the adherence to what achieves to the interests of the Syrian and Iranian peoples.
He indicated that Syria has remained steadfast in the face of the siege and the unilateral coercive economic measures which target the civilians and the innocent children, asserting that Syria will continue to combat terrorism till liberating every inch of its territories.
Source: Syrian Arab News Agency