SYRIA- Popular activities continued in the Syrian governorates to express support for the reform program under the leadership of President Bashar al-Assad, rejection of misleading media channels and any foreign intervention in the Syrian internal affairs.
According to State news; more than one million people from Aleppo province participated in carrying a 2300 meters long and 18 meters Syrian flag, stretching from al-Bassel square to al-Lermon square, to express support for reform, rejection of foreign interference in Syria's affairs, and adherence to national unity.
Participants gathered hours before the event, chanting patriotic slogans calling for unity, supporting reform, preserving safety and security, and rejecting media misdirection and instigation.
The participants also released balloons in the colors of the Syrian flag.
Participants said that the flag is a national symbol that unites Syrians, and that the gathering shows that the people of Aleppo province are united in defending Syria's security and stability and supporting the reform process led by President Bashar al-Assad.
They also stressed that the Syrian people will remain united and resilient in the face of pressures and conspiracies, and that they reject foreign interference.
SANA reported that too many popular marches, sit-ins and solidarity stands were held in Tartous, Damascus Countryside, Daraa, Homs and Lattakia. Meanwhile, the Campaigns of supporting the national currency continued in most of the governorates.
Thousands raised a 1000-meter Syrian flag in Hsein El-Bahr city and the neighboring villages in Tartous in support of the comprehensive reform program led by President al-Assad, voicing resolve to confront the conspiracy against Syria with the aim of undermining its steadfastness.
The participants said that this march is a natural response to those who seek to harm Syria and its people, stressing that the Syrian people realized the scale of the conspiracy against them from the outset.
In Ashrafiyet Sahnaya in Damascus Countryside, thousands carried a 250 meter long Syrian flag to express support for reform and national unity, denouncing the conspiracies against Syria.
An 8 meter high and 4 meter wide balloon bearing the phrase "Syria is fine" was also launched, while poets recited patriotic poems.
Participants affirmed that the Syrians will remain strong in the face of conspiracies, saluting the martyrs who sacrificed their lives for the country's sake and affirming that defending the country is an honor.
In Tartous Governorate, the media institutions carried out a sit-in in front of al-Thawra building in Tartous to express support of the reform program led by President al-Assad and rejection of the external intervention in the Syrian internal affairs.
The journalists voiced appreciation of the countries' stances which supported Syria and its people in the face of the external conspiracy.
They also participated in the campaign of supporting the national currency by depositing money at the Real Estate Bank in Tartous to support the stabilization of the Syrian economy.
Syrian Women's Union's Mashta el-Hilu Association organized a campaign for supporting the Syrian pound, as women headed to Savings Bank to deposit money.
All other Governorates have witnessed similar activities in order to support reform and national unity along the recent crisis that Syria has been witnessing for more than three months.