In a statement to Al-Watan, member of the People’s Assembly Noura Areissian said that President Bashar Al-Assad and during his meeting with Catholics Aram I Kushian and his accompanying delegation talked about the Armenian historical presence in Syria and the importance of preserving it. And involve them in the reconstruction process. “There has been talk about the importance of the Christian presence in the Middle East region and the need to activate the Islamic-Christian dialogue at all levels,” she said. During the meeting, President Assad stressed the role of the Syrian Syrians in Syria and that they proved their patriotism during the war.
While the Catholicos Aram I asserted “Armenian clinging to Syria, and they have begun the process of reconstruction and construction.”