Damascus (IP) - Iran's Ambassador in Damascus in a meeting with the Syrian Minister of Water Resources, reviewed areas of cooperation between the two countries regarding the water sector and ways to develop it.

Iran PressMiddle East: Mehdi Sobhani, accompanying an economic delegation, affirmed Iran’s readiness to cooperate with Syria in this field, saying that Iranian companies have experience and competence in this regard.

Pointing to the repercussions of unilateral coercive measures imposed on the Syrian people, he said that the sanctions affect the Syrian people's work in various sectors.

For his part, Tammam Raad referred to the continued cooperation between the two sides within the framework of agreements on some large projects, pointing out that technical and economic implementation mechanisms of these projects should be reviewed and facilitated as soon as possible.