A flood of people turned out in central Damascus on Wednesday in a show of support for the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and gratefulness for the Russian and Chinese position in the UN.
The ten thousands of masses were responding to a call on the Facebook page “My homeland, Syria” of Assad supporters urging them to rally to “reinforce unity and solidarity with the families of martyrs and thank Russia and China for their stand against the conspiracy” targeting Syria.
The demonstration was also aimed at denouncing the “Syrian National Council (SNC)”, an umbrella body formally set up on October 2, pulling together most of the groups opposing the Syrian leader. Continue reading →
Ladies and Gentlemen,
I am grateful to the Almighty Allah who granted me, once more, the opportunity to appear before this world assembly. I have the pleasure to express my sincere thanks to H.E. Joseph Deiss, president of the sixty-fifth session for his tremendous efforts during his tenure. I also would like to congratulate H.E Nassir Abdulaziz AI-Nasser on his election as the president of sixty-sixth session of the General Assembly and wish him all success. Continue reading →