Tehran (IP)- The adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution for International Affairs delivered the greetings of Ayatollah Khamenei to the Syrian President in a meeting with the Syrian envoy.

Iran Press/Iran News: The Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei has wished Assad good health.

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his wife, Asma, tested positive for COVID-19, the president's office said in a statement last week.

In the meeting with Shafiq Dayoub, the Leader's advisor Ali Akbar Velayati called Syria one of the pillars of the resistance and said: "Cooperation between the two governments and the great nation of Iran and Syria is growing and strategic."

Velayati also announced the Islamic Republic's readiness to send a specialist medical team to Damascus to treat the Syrian president.

He added: "Iranian leader considers, Bashar al-Assad as a distinguished figure and one of the great leaders in the region and the resistance front; So I was ordered to convey his message to the president by you."


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