December 2, 2020

Syria, Iran slam US for upholding sanctions despite virus

Syria, Iran slam US for upholding sanctions despite virus

Syrian president Bashar al-Assad and Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday slammed their common foe the United States for maintaining sanctions amid the coronavirus pandemic. On his first official meeting with Zarif in a year, Assad expressed condolences to Iran, the regional epicentre of the coronavirus pandemic with 5,209 deaths from COVID-19. A photo released by Assad’s office showed him and Zarif sitting opposite each other, both in face masks.

Source:: https://news.yahoo.com/iran-foreign-minister-meets-syrias-assad-damascus-134742031.html