DAMASCUS- President Bashar al-Assad stressed Wednesday that “Palestinian Cause” has always been and will remain the compass for the Syrian people no matter how much the ferocity of targeting Syria and pressuring it gets intensified to deviate it from this Cause.
The Palestinian cause "has always been and
will remain the compass for the Syrian people", President al-Assad said.
President al-Assad comments came during his meeting with the Secretary General of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command, Ahmad Jibril, and the delegation accompanied him.
Talks at meeting dealt with the latest developments in the occupied Palestinian territories and the violations that are being daily committed by the Israeli occupation forces. Particularly; it focused at these violations that were placed on the continued constructing of new Israeli settlements in West Bank and which also aimed to tighten siege on Jerusalem completely in preparation to Juidizing it particularly under the world's preoccupation with the events witnessed in the region and the deliberate ignoring of the Palestinian Cause.
Talks also touched upon the situation in Syria, with Jibril stressing that the Front stands by Syria who has always stood by the Palestinian people and the national resistance movements.