The two presidents had an in-depth discussion on the topical issues on the bilateral agenda, above all the prospects for further development of trade, economic and cultural ties, as well as cooperation in countering the coronavirus infection, including supplies of Russian vaccines. The President of Syria expressed his deep gratitude to Russia for the comprehensive aid and support being provided to the Syrian people.
When discussing developments in Syria, the leaders focused on promoting the intra-Syrian peace process within the activities of the Constitutional Committee.
Bashar al-Assad informed his counterpart about the preparations for the upcoming presidential election in May.
It was agreed to maintain contact at various levels.