INA - Baghdad
Head of Popular Mobilization Forces, Faleh Al-Fayyad, conveyed an oral message from PM Mustafa Al-Kadhemi to the Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad.
Al-Fayadh met the Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad in Damascus and delivered a verbal message from Al-Kadhemi related to strengthening bilateral cooperation in various fields, continuing consultations and coordination on developments in the political and security situation in the region as well as efforts to combat terrorism, and enhancing border security between the two countries.
The two sides discussed the continuous coordination of Iraqi-Syrian efforts in the field of counter-terrorism that the two countries are subjected to by the terrorist gangs of Daesh, while stressing on ”defeating the terrorism that the Iraqi and Syrian peoples have suffered and are still suffering from”
They also stressed "the economic and security challenges facing the region that require close cooperation between its countries in order to thwart the plans and put an end to foreign interference.