Syria’s Economy Minister sees “huge potential” of cooperation with Georgia’s occupied regions

Syria hopes to enhance its cooperation with Abkhazia and South Ossetia and sees a huge potential in it, said Syrian Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade Samer al-Khalil.

"I think we will be able to further develop cooperation with Abkhazia and South Ossetia within the economic treaties. We have a lot of cooperation opportunities, but there are a number of difficulties that we have to overcome, "he said.

"During the last year, Syria could develop relations with Abkhazia and South Ossetia in economy and other fields and to establish new channels," Samer al-Khalil said.