Iranian medical aid to support Health Ministry’s efforts in combating Coronavirus

Damascus, SANA- Health Ministry on Thursday received Iranian medical aid to support the efforts of the health cadres charged with combating Coronavirus.

The Iranian medical assistance, which came within the framework of the distinguished relations between the two friendly countries, includes detection supplies and temperature measuring and oxygenation devices.

In a statement to journalists, Iranian Ambassador to Syria Jawad Turk Abadi pointed out that the Iranian aid comes within the framework of the common between the two countries, expressing his country continued cooperation with Syria to confront the virus.

Turk Abadi added that aid include Iranian products in the frame of treating the Coronavirus that has infected the world.

In a similar statement, Assistant Health Minister Ahmad Khalifawi indicated that the Iranian aid constitute a support for the health sector, particularly after the difficulties Syria is facing due to the long years of war and the economic blockade and unilateral coercive measures imposed on Syrian people.

Khalifawi indicated that the Syrian-Iranian cooperation came to enhance the deep-rooted and firm relations between the two countries, pointing out that the aid, which include Iranian-made equipment, reflect the progress that have been achieved by Iran in the scientific, technological and medical fields.

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