Russian Protection Minister Sergey Shoygu and his Syrian counterpart Fahd Jassem al-Freij will take part within the assembly on the official invitation of their Iranian counterpart Hossein Dehqan.
The protection ministers are to change viewpoints on the newest regional developments and methods to strengthen and prolong the combat towards terrorism throughout the trilateral assembly, the IRNA information company reported.
In a speech to the newly-elected parliament in Syria on Tuesday, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad expressed gratitude for Russia, China, and Iran for the assist they’ve supplied to the Damascus authorities.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad addresses the newly-elected parliament in Damascus, Syria, June 7, 2016.
He additionally thanked the Lebanese resistance motion Hezbollah.
The Syrian president additional emphasised that the ties amongst Damascus, Tehran and Moscow are stronger than ever.
The remarks got here simply sooner or later after Russia pledged to supply “probably the most energetic” assist to the Syrian authorities, across the strategic northern metropolis of Aleppo, positioned 350 kilometers (217 miles) north of Damascus.
Since September 30, 2015, Russia has been conducting airstrikes towards Daesh and different terrorist teams in Syria on the Syrian authorities’s request.
Iran has additionally been providing advisory navy help to the Syrian authorities.
Syria has been gripped by a foreign-backed militancy since March 2011. UN particular envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura estimates that over 400,000 folks have been killed within the battle.