In the framework; of Mother Syria Assembly MSA ‘s activities stem from the responsibility to shoulder national and social responsibilities, MSA delegation led by Dr. Mahmoud al-Irk, met with, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and expatriates Dr. Faisal Al-Mikdad.
The meeting dealt with several issues focused on diplomacy and Syrian foreign policy and current events on the Arab and international arenas.
“When it was time to respond in the light of our interests, we did so and shot down an Israeli plane. considered by the Israeli side as an invincible myth,” Mikdad , while talking about recent military developments especially the downing of the Israeli warplane, stressing full readiness for military response under a deliberate political decision.
He pointed out that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is making all possible efforts to convey to the world the true picture of what is happening in Syria in order to mobilize the necessary support to resolve the Syrian crisis politically and away from wars and conflicts because the Syrian people opt ending the war and State control over every inch of Syrian territory
Commenting on the incident of the Israeli plane downing, Dr. al-Irk commended Syria’s response in dealing with the Israeli aggression, considering it a strong deterrent to one who thinks of attacking Syrian territory.
Al-Irk also commended the achievements of the Syrian diplomacy in, terms of careful follow-up of foreign policy, in c challenging hostile policies mounted by the United States and Western countries towards Syria and in expressing Syria’s firm position in all international forums.