Syria Ties

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The chairman of the Iranian-Syrian Economic Relations Development Committee, Rostam Qasemi, has called for expansion of relations between the two countries. Qasemi made the remarks in a meeting with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Damascus on Monday, Press TV reported.  He said Iran and Syria enjoy vast untapped economic potential, adding that there are many projects in which the two countries can make joint investment to serve their interests.  In addition, he reaffirmed Iran’s support for the Syrian people against terrorists. Assad also called for increased cooperation in strategic areas.