President of Mother Syria Assembly (MSA) Dr. Mahmoud al-Irk expressed happiness at honoring Kuwaiti journalist Fakhri Hashim Al-Sayed Rajab, saying that this honor is a token of loyalty to his honorable positions with Syria, heart and soul since the beginning of the crisis and for its unity and stability, and that he has been a soldier of in revealing false allegations against his second homeland Syria.
During a ceremony held on April 5, 2017 ,at the Arab Center in Kafr Sousse, under the auspices of Syrian Journalists’ Union JU, Dr. al-Irk commended journalist Rajab efforts in highlighting the truth and unmasking mislead media that serves foreign agendas aimed at destroying Syria to serve Israel and its hirelings in the region , pointing out that Syria, as suffering a severe plight, needs such sincere pens , and that Syria problem lies in that it has a deep cultural heritage in terms of history and geopolitical location.
In turn, President of the Syrian (JU) , Mr. Musa Abdel Nour welcomed honoring journalist Fakhri Hashim Rajab, who chose the path of confronting enemies by saying the word of truth whatever its cost, adding that Syria will remain the beating heart of Arabism.
He stressed that Syria knows how to challenge in politics as in diplomacy in defending the Syrian principles, and that the blood of the media martyrs will remain a guiding light for loyalty and faithfulness.
For his part, the Kuwaiti journalist said that what he is doing towards Syria is a duty he will do until the last drop of his blood. He expressed thanks for the Syria JU for this generous gesture, stressing that this initiative will be of a great impact and an incentive for him to continue this approach .
He added that his choice of “Syria is the difficult number” as a title for his book stemmed from the fact that Syria proved to be the difficult number during the six years of conspiracy against it by 80 countries, and that despite the tragedies and sorrows, the Syrian people proved to be solid and steadfast.
The Kuwaiti journalist who wrote more than 50 articles about Syria and many of his articles were published in Syrian newspapers and the Kuwaiti al-Qabas said , said that he is immersed by what is happening in Syria because he always feels Syria as if he in his country Kuwait.
He said that he visited Syria in 2014 with Kuwaiti MPs Abdul Hamid Dashti and Abdullah Al-Tamini, as well as Kuwaiti personalities and met with several Syrian political, national and religious figures.
He recalled that the Kuwaiti people do not forget the honorable position of Syria against Saddam invasion of Kuwait and its participation in the war to liberate Kuwait, stressing that Syria has been experiencing the worst aggression , resulted in the killing intimidation and displacement of people who love their homeland and has been a safety valve for the Arab nation.
At the end of the celebration, Dr. al-Irk decorated Mr. Rajab with MSA Shield, in honor of his positions in serving the cause of Syria and the Syrians
During the ceremony, artistic performances were presented by Aram band , manifesting Syria’s steadfastness in the face of terrorism
Present at the event were several Syrian party secretaries, media professionals from different media outlets, MSA members and interested figures.