Damascus, SANA, Minister of Tourism Bishr Yazigi discussed with a delegation from the Commission for Defending Syria in Sweden, headed by George Elias Makdisi, means of activating the role of Syrian communities abroad in conveying a true image about the situation in the country and its civilized aspects.
Minister al-Yazigi underlined the importance of building bridges of communication between members of the Syrian communities and homeland, calling for investing the role of expatriates in defending Syria and in contributing to the stage of reconstruction.
Minister al-Yazigi considered the visits paid by Syrian communities to the homeland during the crisis affirm their strong ties with it, adding that Syria’s victory over terrorism is a victory of all Syrians.
Members of the delegation, for their part, hailed efforts exerted by Syria in countering terrorism and defending the human civilization.
They expressed determination to participate in reconstruction and in supporting the efforts of preserving Syria’s civilization and tourist sites.