Caracas, SANA - President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro on Saturday received member of the Central Leadership of Al-Baath Arab Socialist Party Mohsen Bilal.
During the meeting, which was held on the sideline of the World Forum Against Imperialism, Maduro voiced appreciation for Syria and its people and for President Bashar al-Assad, voicing solidarity with them in the face of terrorism.
He said that the Syrian people, who have defeated terrorism with their leadership and army, deserve peace.
Meanwhile, Bilal asserted during a speech at the Forum that Syria supports Venezuela and its people in the face of imperialism, noting that Syria is at the forefront of confronting US occupation which seeks to steal its resources and drown it in chaos and darkness.
In addition, Bilal met Venezuela's Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza, discussing the situation in Venezuela, with Bilal affirming Syria's support for the Venezuelan leadership.