Sunday, July 3, 2022

Iran-Syria Relations

‘Iranian oil tanker reaches eastern Syrian port’ as FM visits Damascus

An Iranian oil tanker has reportedly reached a port city in eastern Syria days after the two regional allies were said to have finalized a credit line worth $1 billion, as the two countries step up efforts to deepen economic ties under harsh sanctions.

Iranian FM: Known enemies trying to disrupt situation in Syria

The Iranian foreign minister has warned that the known enemies of Syria’s territorial integrity and sovereignty are trying to disrupt the situation in the country.

Iran FM says Tehran opposes military action, understands Turkish concerns

The Iranian foreign minister says Tehran understands Turkey’s security concerns but it is strongly opposed to any military action under any pretext against sovereign nations.

Iran FM: Syria visit for Ankara-Damascus peace

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian says he is visiting Damascus later on Saturday to help Syria and Turkey restore peace and security in their volatile border region.

Iranian FM: Syria crisis can only be resolved through political means

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian has said the Syria crisis can only be resolved through political means. Amirabdollahian was speaking in a meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara on Monday night.

Iranian FM condemns Israel attacks on Damascus airport

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian has, in a phone conversation with his Syrian counterpart, strongly condemned Israel’s recent attacks on Damascus airport.

Syria FM urges Arab states to improve relations with Iran

Syrian Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad has called on Persian Gulf Arab states to work to resolve their differences with Iran and improve their relations with the country.

Raisi to Assad: Resistance, not negotiating table, decides region’s fate

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi has praised Syria’s successful campaign against Takfiri terrorism, saying it is the resistance of nations, and not negotiating tables and deals on paper, that determine the region’s fate.

Ayatollah Khamenei hails Syria’s resistance, victory in war

The leader of Iran’s Islamic revolution, Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, has hailed the Syrian government and people’s resistance and their victory in an international war waged against the country.

Syria’s Assad visits Iran, meets with Leader, president

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has traveled to Iran and met with Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei and President Ebrahim Raisi.

Official: Iran-Syria trade grew 60% last year

The chair of the Iran-Syria joint chamber of commerce says mutual trade surged by 60 percent in the year to march 2022.

President Raisi congratulates Syria National Day

Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi has in a message congratulated Syrians on the National Day of the Republic of Syria.

Iranian deputy parliament chief says Tehran will remain beside Syria

Iranian Deputy Parliament Speaker Ali Nikzad has said the Islamic Republic will continue standing by Syria after the crisis in the country is over.

Iran says looting Syria natural resources violates UN Charter

Iran has condemned looting of Syrians’ natural resources in particular oil and agricultural products in areas occupied by foreign forces. Tehran has warned that such a criminal move is contrary to Syria’s territorial integrity, resolutions of the United Nations Security Council and the UN Charter.

Iran FM to President Assad: Tehran to continue supporting Syria

The Iranian foreign minister, in a meeting with President Bashar al-Assad of Syrian, has voiced Tehran’s full support for the government and people of Syria. The meeting was held on Wednesday in Damascus.

Iranian FM: Iran, Syria on same front

The Iranian foreign minister has said Iran and Syria are on the same front and that the Islamic Republic will continue supporting the Syrian government and people.

Two Iranian forces killed in Israel’s airstrike outside Damascus

Two Iranian forces have been killed in an airstrike by the Zionist regime on the outskirts of the Syrian capital Damascus.

Syrian president, Iran FM aide meet in Damascus

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad held talks with Ali Asghar Khaji, Senior Advisor for Political Affairs to Iran’s Foreign Minister, in Damascus on Tuesday. They have discussed a range of issues including the Astana process, the nuclear talks in Vienna and Russia-Ukraine war.

President Raisi: Iran-Syria alliance unbreakable

The Iranian president stressed that the alliance between Iran and Syria is unbreakable, calling for the expansion of bilateral ties in all fields.

Iranian FM advisor: Tehran to remain beside Syria

The senior advisor to the Iranian foreign minister underlined that Iran will remain beside the government and people of Syria and that the policy of isolating Syria has failed.

Iranian envoy: Iran-Syria trade has increased 90% in 9 months

Iran’s Ambassador to Syria says trade between the two countries has increased by 90% in the past nine months.

‘Iran, Syria discussed activating strategic economic cooperation deal’

The Syrian economy minister says he recently exchanged views with Iran’s minister of roads and urban development on ways to operationalize the long-term strategic economic cooperation deal inked in 2019.

Minister: Iran, Syria to establish joint free zone

Iran’s roads and urban development minister on Thursday said Tehran and Damascus reached an agreement to establish a joint free zone.

Iran calls for implementation of agreements with Syria

Iran’s minister of roads and urban development, who is visiting Syria, has called for implementation of existing agreements between the two countries. Rostam Qassemi says implementing the agreements helps both sides expand their economic ties, which are currently “trivial”. He made the comments during a press conference after meeting Syrian Economy Minister Mohammad Samer al-Khalil.

Iran’s nine-month exports to Syria up 90%

The head of Iran-Syria Joint Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday announced a 90 percent growth in Iran’s exports to Syria during the nine months to December 2021.

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