Russia, Syria, Iran, Iraq Will Save Region or It Will be Destroyed - Assad
President Bashar Assad said Sunday successful cooperation between Syria, Russia, Iran and Iraq would save the region from destruction.
Russia started carrying out airstrikes against ISIL in Syria on Wednesday, following the request of Assad. The Syrian leader stressed that Moscow's role in the national reconciliation cannot be overrated.
He added that Russia never tried to impose anything on Syria, especially in connection with the ongoing crisis in the country.