Russia and Iran intensify cooperation on Syria
Russia and Iran are stepping up cooperation on a political settlement in Syria. This was reported today by the Iranian official.
According to him, the countries agreed to hold a single policy that will benefit Tehran, Moscow and Damascus. "Iran seriously believes that the Syrian people should decide the question of their fate. But first serenity must come,’’ Gazeta.ru quotes him as saying.
The source also said that if the Syrian people decide that President Bashar al-Assad must go, then he really will have to leave.