‘Worst is behind us’ as terrorists are on retreat – Assad on Syrian conflict

from RT

As the Syrian Arab Army has advanced on most fronts and the military situation has improved, rooting out extreme Islamist ideology becomes the top priority for the region, Syrian President Bashar Assad says.

The course of the Syrian conflict, which has been tearing the country apart for more than six years, has finally changed for the better, President Assad told India-based WION TV in an exclusive interview.

“Things now are moving in the right direction which is a better direction, because we are defeating the terrorists,” Assad said.

“Unless the West and other countries and their allies, their puppets, supported those extremists in a very, how to say, massive way, I’m sure the worst is behind us.”

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3 Responses

  1. […] ‘Worst is behind us’ as terrorists are on retreat – Assad on Syrian conflict […]

  2. If the Baathists manage to survive like the Sandinistas, congratulations.

  3. Surprised no mention of this story here:

    https://www.rt.com/business/390621-rosneft-iraq-kurdistan-deal/

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